Michael Learned - Quotes

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I used to love people for what they could be. I thought love was how hard you tried and how much you sacrificed and suffered. That is not love. Acceptance is.

I used to love people for what they could be. I thought love was how hard you tried and how much you sacrificed and suffered. That is not love. Acceptance is.

I don't mean to insult television, but a lot of the time, it's pretty straightforward. If you say, 'I love you,' you mean 'I love you.' There isn't time for anything more. ---->>>

I never had a driving ambition to be a star. ---->>>

I was certainly typecast for a while on television because I was always being cast as the 'compassionate mother' or whatever. ---->>>

When I was a girl, my grandmother would take me during the holidays to see the windows at Saks and Rockefeller Center. ---->>>

I got married at 17, had three kids by the time I was 24, and have never had much time alone. I never had time to develop hobbies. Now, if I have nothing to do, I just find myself cleaning drawers incessantly. ---->>>

If you care about what you do, you don't want to let people down. ---->>>

All of us from 'The Waltons' still love each other. I think we're closer than some real families. ---->>>

As an actor, one of my greatest fears is losing my memory. ---->>>

For a long time, I resisted seeing 'The Sound of Music,' but when I finally did, I cried. ---->>>

I am not one of those actresses who loves acting. ---->>>

I used to pride myself on the fact that I kept a house running and never burdened anybody. ---->>>

I'm grateful that I have a theater career because television isn't kind to you when you're over forty. ---->>>

I got married very young and put my career on the back burner for the most part because that's what you did in those days. I've never been a pushy, ambitious type of person anyway. ---->>>

Nobody can understand the pressures of doing an hour-long TV show unless you've done one. Even when you're not on call, you still are working, learning lines, doing appearances, just tense. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-09, 1939
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., U.S.
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Occupation: Actress
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Michael Learned (born April 9, 1939) is an American actress, known for her role as Olivia Walton in the long-running CBS drama series The Waltons (1972-1979). She has won a record four Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series; three for The Waltons (1973, '74, '76), and one for Nurse (1982) (wikipedia)