Greta Garbo - Quotes

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There are some who want to get married and others who don't. I have never had an impulse to go to the altar. I am a difficult person to lead.

There are some who want to get married and others who don't. I have never had an impulse to go to the altar. I am a difficult person to lead.

I never said, 'I want to be alone.' I only said, 'I want to be left alone.' There is all the difference.

I never said, 'I want to be alone.' I only said, 'I want to be left alone.' There is all the difference.

Anyone who has a continuous smile on his face conceals a toughness that is almost frightening.

Anyone who has a continuous smile on his face conceals a toughness that is almost frightening.

Is there anything better than to be longing for something, when you know it is within reach? ---->>>

Life would be so wonderful if we only knew what to do with it. ---->>>

Your joys and sorrows. You can never tell them. You cheapen the inside of yourself if you do tell them.

Your joys and sorrows. You can never tell them. You cheapen the inside of yourself if you do tell them.

There are many things in your heart you can never tell to another person. They are you, your private joys and sorrows, and you can never tell them. You cheapen yourself, the inside of yourself, when you tell them. ---->>>

I wish I were supernaturally strong so I could put right everything that is wrong. ---->>>

Being a movie star, and this applies to all of them, means being looked at from every possible direction. You are never left at peace, you're just fair game. ---->>>

This is where I have wasted the best years of my life. ---->>>

I want to be alone.

I want to be alone.

If you are blessed, you are blessed, whether you are married or single. ---->>>

You don't have to be married to have a good friend as your partner for life. ---->>>

There seems to be a law that governs all our actions so I never make plans. ---->>>

There is no one who would have me - I can't cook. ---->>>

The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won't bother me.

The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won't bother me.

I don't want to be a silly temptress. I cannot see any sense in getting dressed up and doing nothing but tempting men in pictures. ---->>>

I smoke all the time, one after the other. ---->>>

My talents fall within definite limitations. I am not as versatile an actress as some think. ---->>>

If only those who dream about Hollywood knew how difficult it all is. ---->>>

I'm tired and nervous and I'm in America. Here you don't know that you live. ---->>>

It is bitter to think of one's best years disappearing in this unpolished country. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Swedish
Born: 09-18, 1905
Birthplace: in Stockholm, Sweden
Die: 04-15, 1990
Occupation: Actress

Greta Garbo (born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson; Swedish: [ˈɡreːˈta lʊˈviːˈsa ˈɡɵstafˈsɔn]; 18 September 1905 – 15 April 1990), was a Swedish-born American film actress during the 1920s and 1930s. Garbo was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Actress and received an Academy Honorary Award in 1954 for her "luminous and unforgettable screen performances (wikipedia)