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By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Courage is very important. Like a muscle, it is strengthened by use.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

In our family we don't divorce our men - we bury them.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Do people get moral when they don't get ahead?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Anything that begins 'I don't know how to tell you this' is never good news.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

At seventy-four I'm getting minor raves on my looks, but I'm caught in the middle. Who knows what seventy-four looks like? Who cares? But if I'd listened to my friends, I could now lie and say I'm eighty-four. For eighty-four, the way I look is spectacular.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Get the knack of getting people to help you and also pitch in yourself.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Discussing how old you are is the temple of boredom.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Your first big trouble can be a bonanza if you live through it. Get through the first trouble, and you'll probably make it through the next one.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Pan me, don't give me the part, publish everybody's book but this one and I will still make it!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Sometimes what you want you don't get until you don't want it anymore.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Aim above morality. If you apply that to life, then youre bound to live life fully.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Vice, virtue - it's best not to be too moral. You'll cheat yourself out of too much life.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Life is getting through the moment. The philosopher William James says to cultivate the cheerful attitude. Now nobody had more trouble than he did -- except me. I had more trouble in my life than anybody. But your first big trouble can be a bonanza if you live through it. Get through the first trouble, you'll probably make it through the next one.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ruth Gordon

I think there is one smashing rule: never face the facts.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

If you're thinking of becoming a critic, why not make other plans?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Nothing dates one so dreadfully as to think someplace is uptown. At our age one must be watchful of these conversational gray hairs.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Get up early in the morning before everybody has breathed up all the good air.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

A lot of people enjoy being dead. But they are not dead, really. They're just backing away from life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

I'm sure the way to be happy is to live well beyond your means!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ruth Gordon

The very best impromptu speeches are the ones written well in advance.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

I never got a job I didn't create for myself.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Never give up. And never, under any circumstances, face the facts.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Despair is your friend in show business. I don't believe you can act if happiness is your lot. It's the ups that keep you living and the downs that mete out talent.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

If you believe, then you hang on. If you believe, it means you've got imagination, you don't need stuff thrown out on a blueprint, and don't face facts-what can stop you? If I don't make it today, I'll come in tomorrow.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Courage is like a strain of yoghurt culture, if you have some you can have some more.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ruth Gordon

So easy to fall into a rut, isn't it? Why should ruts be so comfortable and so unpopular?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Acting is the use of human experience with talent added.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ruth Gordon

To get it right, be born with luck or else make it. Never give up. A little money helps, but what really gets it right is to never face the facts.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Try something new each day. After all, we're given life to find it out. It doesn't last forever.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ruth Gordon

Live long enough and you'll come into pensions, a lovely thing. Presents every month from people you didn't know cared.