Anita Loos

Anita Loos – photos and quotes

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“You might say that I know life only as it’s found in books, but if you did I should interpose that I have always chosen only those books which show life as it is. So I haven’t seen a distorted picture of life. My own existence has been restricted, in a way – yet I […]

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Jeanie MacPherson

Jeanie MacPherson – photos and quotes

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“In Paris, I wrote poetry, French poetry, very bad indeed. But friends assured me my center of song rested below my brain, so I went to Chicago to become a grand opera singer. Vocal work there made me suspicious of my friends. Then I went into caucus with myself, and the result was a visit […]

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Dorothy Parker

Dorothy Parker

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“Writing is the art of applying the ass to the seat.” — Dorothy Parker   “The only ‘-ism’ Hollywood believes in is plagiarism.” — Dorothy Parker 2

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Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler

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“A preoccupation with words for their own sake is fatal to good film making. It’s not what films are for. It’s not my cup of tea, but it could have been if I’d started it twenty years earlier. But twenty years earlier of course I could never have got there, and that is true of […]

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