I want to see people turn and writhe; make them feel things they cannot see and sometimes do not know.
I wish to please the people, but I want to make them cry, perhaps. There, I have said it.
My little dog, he did not get ill. It is so funny that people get ill on a boat and dogs do not.
People look at me and look, but I do not care.
I do not care for the money, just for the glory.
No one ever tells us the truth, even those we love.
To put on a corset properly is as much of an art as to make a corset properly.
I have never known the time when I did not wear stays. My stays are part of me.
No one could possibly look all the time like my photographs. It is dreadfully hard to live up to them. They stare at me everywhere.
There is no disgrace in working. There was no silver spoon around at the time I was born.
We must go fast, because the race is against time.
At home in Paris I take a milk bath two times a week, but here on the road it is more difficult. I miss them.
Most women are indulgent of themselves. This is a mistake. It should be only the reward of old age.
Yes, I am seeking a husband. As soon as the right man asks me, I shall say, It is not good for a woman to live alone.
You'll never catch a man if you let him think you are too smart.