> Author Index > Y - Authors > Loretta Young Quotes

Loretta Young Quotes


An American actress.
(1913 - 2000)

Pages: 123Next

A charming woman is a busy woman.
[Busy]
 

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

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.
 

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

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

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

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!
 

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

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

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

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

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

Gratitude isn't a burdening emotion.
 

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

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

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

I believe you have to nurture your conscience.
 

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?
 

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

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?
 


Pages: 123Next