Shirley Temple - Quotes

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Time is money. Wasted time means wasted money means trouble.

Time is money. Wasted time means wasted money means trouble.

Good luck needs no explanation.

Good luck needs no explanation.

When you're a performer, you have to please a large audience. And when you're in politics, you have to please a large audience, too.

When you're a performer, you have to please a large audience. And when you're in politics, you have to please a large audience, too.

I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.

I stopped believing in Santa Claus when I was six. Mother took me to see him in a department store and he asked for my autograph.

Long ago, I became more interested in the real world than in make-believe. ---->>>

There's nothing like real love. Nothing.

There's nothing like real love. Nothing.

Any star can be devoured by human adoration, sparkle by sparkle. ---->>>

I've always been bossy. ---->>>

Nothing crushes freedom as substantially as a tank.

Nothing crushes freedom as substantially as a tank.

I've led three lives: the acting part, wife and mother - which is a career - and international relations. I'm proud of my career, the first one, and I'm proud of the other two, too. ---->>>

I was in Vienna in August 1968 for a meeting of the International Federation of Multiple Sclerosis Societies, of which I was co-founder, and we wanted a 20th country to join. They asked for a volunteer to go to Prague to get Czechoslovakia to do it, and my hand always goes up first. ---->>>

At the end of the Depression, people were perhaps looking for something to cheer themselves up. They fell in love with a dog and a little girl. It won't happen again. ---->>>

When I was 14, I was the oldest I ever was. I've been getting younger ever since. ---->>>

I'm not too proud of the movies I made as a grownup except for 'That Hagen Girl', which nobody remembers but which gave me a chance to act. ---->>>

Shirley Temple opens doors for Shirley Temple Black.

Shirley Temple opens doors for Shirley Temple Black.

Most of the people in Ghana wouldn't know me as an actress. They'd know me for my work at the U.N. ---->>>

There are many of us who should be in a position to bring peace to the world. ---->>>

By the time I got to the Fox studio for my first major film, I knew how to hit a mark. I knew how to memorize lines. I knew how to pay attention. ---->>>

I have always told anyone who would listen that I was available for more public service. ---->>>

We would have to invent the U.N. if we did not have it, which is not an original thought. ---->>>

Dr. Kissinger was a former child. Jerry Ford was a former child. Even F.D.R. was a former child. I retired from the movies in 1949, and I'm still a former child. ---->>>

I guess I was an early method actress. I would go to a quiet part of the sound stage with my mother. I wouldn't think of anything sad, I would just make my mind a blank. In a minute I could cry.

I guess I was an early method actress. I would go to a quiet part of the sound stage with my mother. I wouldn't think of anything sad, I would just make my mind a blank. In a minute I could cry.

Politicians are actors, too, don't you think? Usually, if you like people and you're outgoing, not a shy little thing, you can do pretty well in politics. ---->>>

I work a seventeen hour day, and I'm personally responsible for 108 staff members in the embassy. ---->>>

The U.N. acts as the world's conscience, and over eighty-five percent of the work that is done by the United Nations is in the social, economic, educational and cultural fields. ---->>>

I ran for Congress, just once. ---->>>

Many people consider me an old friend. ---->>>

I have one piece of advice for those of you who want to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award: Start early! ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-23, 1928
Birthplace:
Die: 02-10, 2014
Occupation: Actress

Shirley Temple Black (née Temple; April 23, 1928 – February 10, 2014) was an American actress, singer, dancer, businesswoman, and diplomat who was Hollywood's number one box-office draw as a child actress from 1935 to 1938. As an adult, she was named United States ambassador to Ghana and to Czechoslovakia and also served as Chief of Protocol of the United States (wikipedia)