Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr (November 9, 1914 – January 19, 2000) was an Austrian and American film actress and inventor. Lamarr appeared in numerous popular feature films, including Algiers (1938), I Take This Woman (1940), Comrade X (1940), Come Live With Me (1941), H.M. Pulham, Esq. (1941), and Samson and Delilah (1949).

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I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal and I never loved any other man as much.

I have never seen a wrestling match or a prize fight and I don't want to. When I find out a man is interested in these sports I drop him.

I was in constant demand in my professional life and my personal life.

Mr. DeMille's theory of sexual difference was that marriage is an artificial state for women. The want to be taken, ruled, raped. That was his theory.

I think women are concerned too much with their clothes. Men don't really care that much about women's clothes. If they like a girl chances are they'll like her clothes.

Dates with actors finally just seemed to me evenings of shop talk. I got sick of it after a hile. So the more famous I became the more I narrowed down my choices.

Because you don't live near a bakery doesn't mean you have to go without cheesecake.

All a woman needs is a good bath clean clothes and for her hair to be combed. These things she can do herself. I very seldom go to the hairdresser but when I do I just marvel.

I was born an only child in Vienna Austria. My father found hours to sit by me by the library fire and tell fairy stories.

I remember all too well the premiere of Ecstasy when I watched my bare bottom bounce across the screen and my mother and father sat there in shock.

I must quit marrying men who feel inferior to me. Somewhere there must be a man who could be my husband and not feel inferior.

Analysis gave me great freedom of emotions and fantastic confidence. I felt I had served my time as a puppet.

I find very often that very ugly women have really handsome men and vice versa because they don't have any competition. Sometimes handsome men have avoided me.

If I were to name my favorite pastime I'd have to say talking about myself. I love it and I think most other people do too. We need people like us more listeners and less talkers.

I advise everybody not to save: spend your money. Most people save all their lives and leave it to somebody else. Money is to be enjoyed.

Men are most virile and most attractive between the ages of 35 and 55. Under 35 a man has too much to learn and I don't have time to teach him.

All my six husbands married me for different reasons.

One of my favorite people is Gypsy Rose Lee. She bears out the Biblical promise that he who has gets. And I hope she gets a lot more.

Many people are target people. Once when Louis B. Mayer insulted me I poured a glass of water over his head.

I don't fear death because I don't fear anything I don't understand. When I start to think about it I order a massage and it goes away.

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