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Fanny Brice Quotes


A popular and influential American illustrated song model, comedian, singer, theater and film actress.
(1891 - 1951)

Affectation is a very good word when someone does not wish to confess to what he would none the less like to believe of himself.
 

Being a funny person does an awful lot of things to you. You feel that you mustn't get serious with people. They don't expect it from you, and they don't want to see it. You're not entitled to be serious, you're a clown.
 

I never liked the men I loved and never loved the men I liked.
 

Let the world know you as you are, not as you think you should be, because sooner or later, if you are posing, you will forget the pose, and then where are you?
 

Men always fall for frigid women because they put on the best show.
 

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
 

When love is out of your life, you're through in a way. Because while it is there it's like a motor that's going, you have such vitality to do things, big things, because love is goosing you all the time.
[Happiness]
 

Wrong is for other people.
 

Your audience gives you everything you need. They tell you. There is no director who can direct you like an audience.