Facts about Gene Tierney

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Gene Tierney was a famous Actress from USA, who lived between November 19, 1920 and November 6, 1991.

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She is born under the zodiac scorpio, who is known for Transient, Self-Willed, Purposeful, Unyielding. Our collection contains 55 quotes who is written / told by Gene, under the main topic Diet.

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Famous quotes by Gene Tierney (55)


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"In my early days in Hollywood I tried to be economical. I designed my own clothes, much to my mother's distress"
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"I remember the 1940s as a time when we were united in a way known only to that generation. We belonged to a common cause-the war"
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"I needed to be accepted, not humored. I intended to act"
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"I dated dozens of young men, had fun with all, made commitments to none"
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"I admire anyone who rids himself of an addiction"
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"Hollywood can be hard on women, but it did not cause my problems"
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"When I met Jack Kennedy, he was a serious young man with a dream. He was not a womanizer, not as I understood the term"
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"Wealth, beauty, and fame are transient. When those are gone, little is left except the need to be useful"
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"The word actress has always seemed less a job description to me than a title"
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"I simply did not want my face to be my talent"
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"Fonda and Gary Cooper had the best sense of timing of all the actors I knew"
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"As an actress, I was trained to show emotion I did not feel, or no emotion at all"
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"We cannot calculate the numbers of people who left, fled or were fished out of Europe just ahead of the Holocaust"
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"In the months leading up to World War II, there was a tendency among many Americans to talk absently about the trouble in Europe. Nothing that happened an ocean away seemed very threatening"
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"In later years, I craved foods that were almost always fattening"
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"I knew I could not cope with the future unless I was able to rediscover the past"
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"I have a role now that I think becomes me. I am a grandmother"
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"I had known Cole Porter in Hollywood and New York, spent many a warm hour at his home, and met the talented and original people who were drawn to him"
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"I had been offered a Hollywood contract before my 18th birthday. It gave me the spark I needed"
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"I do not recall spending long hours in front of a mirror loving my reflection"
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"The Howard Hughes I knew began to change after his plane crash in 1941"
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"I'm not sure I can explain the nature of Jack Kennedy's charm, but he took life just as it came"
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"I approached everything, my job, my family, my romances, with intensity"
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"I am not the kind of woman who excuses her mistakes while reminding us of what used to be"
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"Houses are one of my passions. I probably should have been an interior decorator"
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"About my career I was serious and earnest, sometimes impatient"
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"What a different world it was when I first sailed for Europe in 1930, with my mother, sister, and brother to spend six months abroad"
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"The main cause of my difficulties stemmed from the tragedy of my daughter's unsound birth and my inability to face my feelings"
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"My mother would not talk to me for weeks, would not stay under my roof for as long as I was married to Oleg"
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"My departure from Hollywood was described as a walk-out. No one understood that I was cracking up"
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"Men are wonderful. I adore them. They always give you the benefit of the doubt"
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"I was going to live on my salary or go down swinging"
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"I learned quickly at Columbia that the only eye that mattered was the one on the camera"
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"Eccentric behavior is not routinely noticed around a movie set"
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"Chaplin was notoriously strict with his sons and rarely gave them spending money"
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"Cars, furs, and gems were not my weaknesses"
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"Unlike the stage, I never found it helpful to be good in a bad movie"
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"Life is a little like a message in a bottle, to be carried by the winds and the tides"
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"Jealousy is, I think, the worst of all faults because it makes a victim of both parties"
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"It was the fashion of the time, still is, to feel that all actors are neurotic, or they would not be actors"
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"It is difficult to write about any form of mental disease, especially your own, without sounding as if you were examining a bug under glass"
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"I loved to eat. For all of Hollywood's rewards, I was hungry for most of those 20 years"
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"I hole up now and then and do nothing for days but read"
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"I ask myself: Would I have been any worse off if I had stayed home or lived on a farm instead of shock treatments and medication?"
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"Day after day, I spent long afternoons in the talent pool, being told how to walk, how to talk, how to sit"
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"When you have spent an important part of your life playing Let's Pretend, it's often easy to see symbolism where none exists"
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"When my mood was high, I seemed normal, even buoyant. I felt smarter. I had secrets. I could see God in a light bulb"
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"I was not cut out to be a rebel"
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"I had no romantic interest in Gable. I considered him an older man"
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"I existed in a world that never is - the prison of the mind"
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"I always tried to play my hunches"
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"For years it never occurred to me to question the judgment of those in charge at the studio"
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"Everyone should see Hollywood once, I think, through the eyes of a teenage girl who has just passed a screen test"
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"Children don't understand about people loving each other and then suddenly not"
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"I followed the same diet for 20 years, eliminating starches, living on salads, lean meat, and small portions"


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