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Edith Evans - Quotes

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I know that if I'd had to go and take an exam for acting, I wouldn't have got anywhere. You don't take exams for acting, you take your courage.

I know that if I'd had to go and take an exam for acting, I wouldn't have got anywhere. You don't take exams for acting, you take your courage.

When a woman behaves like a man why doesn't she behave like a nice man? ---->>>

What I want to give in the theatre is beauty, that's what I want to give. ---->>>

A successful artist of any kind has to work so hard that she is justified in refusing to lay down her sceptre until she is placed on the bier. ---->>>

I can't imagine going on when there are no more expectations. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: February 8, 1885
Birthplace: Pimlico, London, England
Die: 10-14, 1976
Occupation: Actress
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Dame Edith Mary Evans, DBE (8 February 1888 - 14 October 1976) was an English actress. She was best known for her work on the stage, but also appeared in films at the beginning and towards the end of her career. Between 1964 and 1968, she was nominated for three Academy Awards. Evans's stage career spanned sixty years during which she played more than 100 roles, in classics by Shakespeare, Congreve, Goldsmith, Sheridan and Wilde, and plays by contemporary writers including Bernard Shaw, Enid Bagnold, Christopher Fry and Noël Coward (wikipedia)