Quotes (5)

  • [on Marlene Dietrich] She has sex but no positive gender. Her masculinity appeals to women and her sexuality to men.
  • [on Greta Garbo] What, when drunk, one sees in other women, one sees in Garbo sober.
  • [on movie critics] A man who knows the way but can't drive a car.
  • [on John Gielgud] The finest actor on earth, from the neck up.
  • There has never been an actor of greater gusto than Donald Wolfit. He has the dynamism, energy, bulk and stature, and he joins these together with a sheer relish for resonant words, which splits small theatres as [Enrico Caruso] wine glasses.