Loretta Young - Quotes

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Love isn't something you find. Love is something that finds you.

Love isn't something you find. Love is something that finds you.

In my dreams, I could be a Princess, and that's what I was. Like most little girls, I believed nothing less than a Prince could make my dreams come true.

In my dreams, I could be a Princess, and that's what I was. Like most little girls, I believed nothing less than a Prince could make my dreams come true.

I'm grateful to God for His bountiful gifts... He gave me courage and faith in myself.

I'm grateful to God for His bountiful gifts... He gave me courage and faith in myself.

A charming woman... doesn't follow the crowd. She is herself. ---->>>

I believe in living today. Not in yesterday, nor in tomorrow.

I believe in living today. Not in yesterday, nor in tomorrow.

In silence - and in self-defense - I figured things out in my own little way. ---->>>

If you have enthusiasm, you have a very dynamic, effective companion to travel with you on the road to Somewhere.

If you have enthusiasm, you have a very dynamic, effective companion to travel with you on the road to Somewhere.

Wearing the correct dress for any occasion is a matter of good manners.

Wearing the correct dress for any occasion is a matter of good manners.

I've learned that getting what you want gives you a pretty high batting average, and leaves you plenty to struggle for. ---->>>

Of course it was Mamma who both stopped my career and crystallized my determination to resume it. ---->>>

There is no personal achievement in being born beautiful.

There is no personal achievement in being born beautiful.

Certainly tears are given to us to use. Like all good gifts, they should be used properly. ---->>>

A face is like the outside of a house, and most faces, like most houses, give us an idea of what we can expect to find inside. ---->>>

I think making mistakes is as inevitable as receiving disappointments. ---->>>

I believe that prayer is our powerful contact with the greatest force in the universe. ---->>>

I couldn't bear it if anyone knew I had hardly any self-confidence at all. ---->>>

Gratitude isn't a burdening emotion.

Gratitude isn't a burdening emotion.

Unless some misfortune has made it impossible, everyone can have good posture. ---->>>

Like charity, I believe glamour should begin at home.

Like charity, I believe glamour should begin at home.

Giving credit where credit is due is a very rewarding habit to form. Its rewards are inestimable.

Giving credit where credit is due is a very rewarding habit to form. Its rewards are inestimable.

A face that is really lovely in repose can fall apart if, when its owner stars to talk, she distorts every feature. ---->>>

I believe in the Golden Rule. I believe in practicing it. ---->>>

Just after I entered my teens I suddenly entertained an insatiable enthusiasm for the delightful habit of criticizing others. ---->>>

I was as impatient about finding my dream man as I was about everything else I wanted. ---->>>

A charming woman is a busy woman.

A charming woman is a busy woman.

What you don't know intrigues you more than what you do know. ---->>>

Nearly everyone I met, worked with, or read about was my teacher, one way or another.

Nearly everyone I met, worked with, or read about was my teacher, one way or another.

Your hands, your eyes, your voice, your thoughts are your servants.

Your hands, your eyes, your voice, your thoughts are your servants.

Just because you want to be glamorous, don't be a sheep about your eye makeup. ---->>>

I want no part of making any contribution whatsoever to the despair which eventually follows downbeat thinking. ---->>>

There are no ugly ducklings.

There are no ugly ducklings.

As an actress, emotions are my business, my stock-in-trade. As such, I've dealt with them nearly all my life. ---->>>

Glamour is something you can't bear to be without once you're used to it. ---->>>

It's so important to look relaxed.

It's so important to look relaxed.

I do not hold with those who think it is all right to do whatever you want so long as it doesn't hurt anyone. Who's to be the judge of that? ---->>>

A pleasant voice, which has to include clear enunciation, is not only attractive to those who hear it... its appeal is permanent. ---->>>

I don't yearn to be a child again. ---->>>

I'd lived by quotations, practically all my life. ---->>>

The split second she ceases to care is the only time a woman ceases to be attractive. ---->>>

As an actress, I have to be objective about myself. If I don't criticize myself, there are plenty who will do a find job of it for me! ---->>>

Everything worthwhile, everything of any value, has its price. Everything anyone has ever wanted has come neatly wrapped up in its penalties. ---->>>

I was deaf and dumb and blind to all but me, myself and I. ---->>>

If you want a place in the sun, you have to expect a few blisters. ---->>>

No one is ever too old, too rich, too poor, to pray.

No one is ever too old, too rich, too poor, to pray.

I believe you have to nurture your conscience. ---->>>

In common with many others in the varied branches of our profession, my academic education is subnormal. ---->>>

I can't imagine dating a boy, meeting him only outside the home. What's a home and family for if it's not the center of one's life? ---->>>

Success can't be forced.

Success can't be forced.

I learned you have to fight for yourself in the picture business. ---->>>

I was a very wanting child. ---->>>

I'd thought of myself as a great big motion picture star from the time I was 6. ---->>>

I'm not sure the public knows what it wants. ---->>>

When I left 20th Century-Fox to freelance, my agent believed that getting big money was the way to establish real importance in our industry. ---->>>

Fashion should not be expected to serve in the stead of courage or character. ---->>>

I've always been scared to death of pain - afraid, even, to think of it. ---->>>

In 1949 there was a new thing called Television, to which my agency and advisers opposed as a performance medium. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 01-06, 1913
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.
Die: 08-12, 2000
Occupation: Actress
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Loretta Young (January 6, 1913 – August 12, 2000) was an American actress. Starting as a child actress, she had a long and varied career in film from 1917 to 1953. She won the 1948 Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in the 1947 film The Farmer's Daughter and received an Oscar nomination for her role in Come to the Stable in 1949 (wikipedia)