Patsy Kelly quotes

  • I'll be a flop in movies. Besides, I don't like 'em, and I never did believe there was a place called Hollywood. Somebody made it up!
    -- Patsy Kelly

    #Believe #Ems #Hollywood

  • In 40-odd years in show business, some years I could do no wrong, and some years I could do nothing right. Show business. I owe it everything - it owes me nothing.
    -- Patsy Kelly

    #Years #Odd #Show Business

  • There are just times when it seems you can't do anything wrong. Then there are other times when whatever you do is wrong. I think I could have had more drive. I was never very ambitious.
    -- Patsy Kelly

    #Thinking #Ambitious

  • I laughed from the time I arrived at the studio until I left at night. I was almost ashamed to take a paycheck.
    -- Patsy Kelly

    #Night #Paychecks #Ashamed

  • Tallulah [Bankhead] never beat about the bush - she'd gossip about you in front of your back!
    -- Patsy Kelly

    #Gossip #Beats

  • I still secretly believe that afternoons are the time for the test card and you shouldn't watch television when the sun is out.

  • Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.

  • The Christian that is bound by his own horizon, the church that lives simply for itself, is bound to die a spiritual death and sink into stagnancy and corruption. We never can thank God enough for giving us not only a whole Gospel to believe, but a whole world to give it to.

  • I believe in instinct, not reason. When reason is right, nine times out of ten it is impotent, and when it prevails, nine times out of ten it is wrong.

  • Hope lies to mortals And most believe her, But man's deceiver Was never mine.

  • I believe that whatever comes at a particular time is a blessing from God.

  • They're innocent movies, and they're fun movies and there were no pretensions about 'em.

  • By the '40s, Sam Goldwyn is a very serious man. By the '50s, he's the dean of American producers. To the end, he was Hollywood's gray eminence.

  • I feel like Hollywood is a big high school again. Seriously, Ashton Kutcher is the prom king.

  • If you're conservative in Hollywood, you're on a list of people who need to be put in their place.