Children don't understand about people loving each other and then suddenly not.
I had known Cole Porter in Hollywood and New York, spent many a warm hour at his home, and met the talented and original people who were drawn to him.
We cannot calculate the numbers of people who left, fled or were fished out of Europe just ahead of the Holocaust.
I'm not sure I can explain the nature of Jack Kennedy's charm, but he took life just as it came.
Life is a little like a message in a bottle, to be carried by the winds and the tides.
Trying to make order out of my life was like trying to pick up a jellyfish.
When you have spent an important part of your life playing Let's Pretend, it's often easy to see symbolism where none exists.
Chaplin was notoriously strict with his sons and rarely gave them spending money.
I remember the 1940s as a time when we were united in a way known only to that generation. We belonged to a common cause-the war.
In the months leading up to World War II, there was a tendency among many Americans to talk absently about the trouble in Europe. Nothing that happened an ocean away seemed very threatening.
The Howard Hughes I knew began to change after his plane crash in 1941.
It was the fashion of the time, still is, to feel that all actors are neurotic, or they would not be actors.
There were days that I worked all the time, without a layoff, or a rest, finishing one picture and reporting for another sometimes on the same day.
I ask myself: Would I have been any worse off if I had stayed home or lived on a farm instead of shock treatments and medication?
Those who become mentally ill often have a history of chronic pain.