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A collection of quotes and thoughts by Mary Pickford on inspiration, truth, acting, passion, failure, mistakes, movies, wrong, success and choice.

7 Memorable Quotes By Mary Pickford

Quick Facts

Famous As: Actress, Producer, Screenwriter

Born On: April 8, 1892

Died On: May 29, 1979

Born In: Toronto

Died At Age: 87

Mary Pickford was a legendary Canadian-American actress of the silent films era popularly known as ‘America’s Sweetheart’. She was a born actress and made her stage debut at an early age of five. She then moved around with her mom and siblings to perform in various shows which helped her sharpen her acting skills. This helped her to get a prominent role in a Broadway play called “The Warrens of Virginia” where her performance was well-received by the audience. This further paved her path to the big screen where she debuted with “Her First Biscuits”. She enhanced her reputation by giving consecutive hits to become famous on a global scale. Her most notable work during this period was “Tess of the Storm Country” which is believed to mark the beginning of her successful career. This international fame encouraged her to become the co-founder of an independent film production company called ‘United Artists’. She was the co-owner of the company for the next 26 years during which she produced various successful movies. Here are few inspiring and motivation quotations and sayings by the ‘girl with the curls’ which prove that she was a perfect blend of beauty and brain. Let us browse through the notable quotes and thoughts by Mary Pickford to get a glimpse of the strong person behind such a charming face.

If you have made mistakes, even serious mistakes, you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.

Mary Pickford

The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.

Mary Pickford

Supposing you have tried and failed again and again. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.

Mary Pickford

Failure is not falling down, it is not getting up again

Mary Pickford

If you have made mistakes, even serious ones, there is always another chance for you. What we call failure is not the falling down but the staying down.

Mary Pickford

If you have made mistakes...there is always another chance for you...you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call 'Failure' is not the falling down but the staying down.

Mary Pickford

If you have made mistakes...there is always another chance for you...you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.

Mary Pickford