Men fell in love with Gilda, but they wake up with me.
Just because I was married to Aly Khan, people think I'm rich. Well, I'm not. I never got a dime from Aly or from any of my husbands.
No one can be Gilda twenty-four hours a day.
From the time I was three and a half... as soon as I could stand on my own feet, I was given dance lessons.
Every actor. every director, everybody needs an Oscar. You have to have that little statue in Hollywood or else you are nothing.
I guess the only jewels of my life were the pictures I made with Fred Astaire.
When I look back on my marriages, or the breakups, sure I know the pain I went through, but that's part of life and it has its own value.
I'm an afternoon person.
Sensitive, shy-of course I was. The fun of acting is to become someone else.
To Yesterday's Companionship and Tomorrow's Reunion.
I haven’t had everything from life. I’ve had too much.
Every man I have ever known has fallen in love with Gilda and awakened with me.
From the time I was twelve I was dancing for bread and butter, but in my heart I was always an actress.
When you're in love you're living, you matter.
What surprises me in life are not the marriages that fail, but the marriages that succeed.
I can't take his genius any more.
I've had a lot of unhappiness in my life — and a lot of happiness. Who doesn't? Maybe I've learned enough to be able to guide my daughters.
I always thought that if I ever got good reviews I'd be happy. It's so empty. It's never what I wanted, ever. All I wanted was just what everybody else wants - to be loved.
Old age - that's when a woman takes vitamins A through G, and still looks like H.
After all, a girl is... well, a girl. It's nice to be told you're successful at it.
Whatever you write about me, don't make it sad.
Basically, I am a good, gentle person, but I am attracted to mean personalities.
I think all women have a certain elegance about them which is destroyed when they take off their clothes.
All I wanted was just what everybody else wants, you know, to be loved.
We are all tied to our destiny and there is no way we can liberate ourselves.
Every man I knew went to bed with Gilda... and woke up with me.
I like having my picture taken and being a glamorous person. Sometimes when I find myself getting impatient, I just remember the times I cried my eyes out because nobody wanted to take my picture at the Trocadero.