Ethel Barrymore Quotes

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The best time to make friends is before you need them.
— Ethel Barrymore
You grow up the day you have your first real laugh—at yourself.
— Ethel Barrymore

growing up maturity

You grow up the day you have the first real laugh — at yourself.
— Ethel Barrymore
When life knocks you to your knees, which it always does and always will—well, that's the best position in which to pray, isn't it?

prayer kneeling

For an actress to be a success, she must have the face of a Venus, the brains of a Minerva, the grace of Terpsichore, the memory of a Macaulay, the figure of Juno, and the hide of a rhinoceros.