Quotations by Eva Gabor
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Born: Friday, February 11, 1921
Died: Tuesday, July 4, 1995 (74 years old)
After all the work I've done, why should I suddenly be treated as a bona fide actress?
East Hampton happens to have been the first place in the world where I was a star, a real star with a star pasted above my name on the dressing-room door.
(Keywords: First, Name, World)
I learned early that you only have so much energy to give. You have to spend it correctly.
I love the fast lane.
I made up my mind to be an actress when I was 4 years old.
(Keywords: Mind, Old, Years)
I should have been smart enough to stay happy. But my ambition ruled my life.
(Keywords: Life, Ambition)
I was the first actress in the family, and I am still the only actress in the family. I shouldn't be saying it, but it slipped out!
(Keywords: Family, First, Saying)
I'm a workaholic. Before long I'm traveling on my nervous energy alone. This is incredibly exhausting.
(Keywords: Energy, Traveling)
I'm acting when I serve as a hostess, when I run my wig business. I was born to act, and life itself is the greatest part.
(Keywords: Life, Business, Act, Acting)
I've always known I would be a success, but I was surprised at the way it came.
If a man is truly in love, the most beautiful woman in the world couldn't take him away. Maybe for a few days, but not forever.
(Keywords: Love, Man, Woman, World)
It's sheer torture. I have to be up with the chickens every day and go to work on my body. I hate it, but I do it.
(Keywords: Work, Body, Day, Hate)
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
(Keywords: Love, Play)
Marriage is too interesting an experiment to be tried only once.
Most people don't need to work as hard as I do.
(Keywords: Work, People)
My co-workers expect me to be late and temperamental.
My first husband, yes, I eloped with him from Hungary against my mother's wishes.
(Keywords: Mother, Husband, First, Wishes)
The average housewife goes to the restaurant to relax and enjoy the food. But when Eva walks in, she becomes the center of attention.
(Keywords: Food, Attention, Housewife, Relax)
The only thing you have to know are your words.
There was no way I could live in Hollywood and not become an actress.