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I shall fulfill my contract, no more nor less. ...
by Lillie Langtry

I shall fulfill my contract, no more nor less.
- Lillie Langtry

I do not regret one moment of my life.
- Lillie Langtry

I've put in as many as 40 weeks a year on stage.
It is lonely and restricted, as all artistic life must necessarily be.
- Lillie Langtry

I found my interest lapse in both acting and racing.
- Lillie Langtry

 

Anyone who limits her vision to memories of yesterday is already dead.
- Lillie Langtry

On one night of my debut the Prince of Wales,
the Princess, and the duchess of London came to see me.
They loved me for what I was and what I gave them.
- Lillie Langtry

I have known great things and wonderful persons,
and I have known homage.
- Lillie Langtry

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No person in the world ever lost anything by being nice to me.
- Lillie Langtry

I was beautiful.
Now, because I am old, I take no shame in so saying.
- Lillie Langtry

Said I was beautiful, did he? He's being paid for treatment,
not flattery.
- Lillie Langtry

I felt weary of the responsibility of owning houses
and was glad enough to pass mine on to others.
- Lillie Langtry

Feed the dogs.
I hate to hear them barking like that.
- Lillie Langtry

I know I am at the end.
I shall never get better, dear.
- Lillie Langtry

You wouldn't believe how the town was named for me.
I was met by the whole population, headed by the mayor.
- Lillie Langtry

My agent tells me I am drawing the largest salary ever
paid in the halls of England.
Wonderful, isn't it? for a quiet, rural gardener like myself.
- Lillie Langtry

It's the first time I've seen myself act,
and I can't say I'm impressed.
- Lillie Langtry

The most lasting and pure gladness comes to me from my gardens.
- Lillie Langtry

Will I return to England? I don't know.
I'll think it over.
- Lillie Langtry

The sentimentalist ages far more quickly than the person
who loves his work and enjoys new challenges.
- Lillie Langtry

I'm not afraid.
I never liked long last acts.
- Lillie Langtry

I must hurry back to my house and my flowers in Monaco.
- Lillie Langtry

I am happy as happiness goes, for a woman who has so
many memories and who lives the lonely life of an actress.
- Lillie Langtry

They saw me, those reckless seekers of beauty,
and in a night I was famous.
- Lillie Langtry

Sympathy is charming, but it does not make up for pain.
- Lillie Langtry

After being so bad I could hear the angels singing.
- Lillie Langtry

Why in the world would anyone want to photograph an old woman like me?
- Lillie Langtry

I have always been willing to take the blame for the things I have done.
- Lillie Langtry

Anyone's life truly lived consists of work,
sunshine, exercise, soap, plenty of fresh air,
and a happy contented spirit.
- Lillie Langtry

It was so kind of you to mention that I don't wear stays.
What's the point? If you squeeze it in at one point,
it only comes out at the other.
- Lillie Langtry

My husband is a general's chauffeur somewhere in France.
- Lillie Langtry

I am a grandmother now, and that means age is creeping on,
creeping on.
- Lillie Langtry

Blessed is he who expects nothing,
for he shall never be disappointed.
- Alexander Pope

Fear not death; for the sooner we die,
the longer shall we be immortal.
- Benjamin Franklin

We shall not cease from exploration
And the end of all of our exploring
Will be to arrive where we started
And know the place for the first time
- T. S. Eliot

We must all hang together,
or assuredly we shall all hang separately.
- Benjamin Franklin

We must, indeed, all hang together or,
most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.
- Benjamin Franklin

I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted,
every hill and mountain shall be made low,
the rough places will be made straight
and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed
and all flesh shall see it together.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

We know nothing at all.
All our knowledge is but the knowledge of schoolchildren.
The real nature of things we shall never know.
- Albert Einstein

Great men or men of great gifts
you shall easily find,
but symmetrical men never.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Give me a lever long enough
and a fulcrum on which to place it,
and I shall move the world.
- Archimedes

We shall see but a little way if
we require to understand what we see.
- Henry David Thoreau

Lend your voices only to sounds of freedom,
no longer lend your strength to that
which you wish to be free from.
Fill your life with love and bravery,
and you shall live a life uncommon.
- Jewel

What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Resolve to keep happy, and your joy
and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
- Helen Keller

Your success and happiness lies in you.
Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you
shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
- Helen Keller

We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself
the means of inspiration and survival.
- Winston Churchill

We shall find peace. We shall hear angels.
We shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.
- Anton Chekhov

The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live
that his happiness shall depend
as little as possible on external things.
- Epictetus

If we open a quarrel between past and present,
we shall find that we have lost the future.
- Winston Churchill

We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.
- Mother Teresa

If we will be quiet and ready enough,
we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
- Henry David Thoreau

I must uphold my ideals,
for perhaps the time will come
when I shall be able to carry them out.
- Anne Frank

If we are to teach real peace in this world,
and if we are to carry on a real war against war,
we shall have to begin with the children.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world
that we must love our enemies - or else?
The chain reaction of evil -
hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars -
must be broken, or else we shall be plunged
into the dark abyss of annihilation.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

So long as the memory of certain
beloved friends lives in my heart,
I shall say that life is good.
- Helen Keller

I expect to pass through this world but once.
Any good therefore that I can do,
or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature,
let me do it now.
Let me not defer or neglect it,
for I shall not pass this way again.
- William Penn

If we are not happy and joyous at this season,
for what other season shall we wait and
for what other time shall we look?
- Abdul-Baha

Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions.
All life is an experiment.
The more experiments you make the better.
What if they are a little coarse,
and you may get your coat soiled or torn?
What if you do fail, and get fairly rolled
in the dirt once or twice.
Up again, you shall never be so afraid of a tumble.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another,
but let him work diligently and build one for himself,
thus by example assuring that his own
shall be safe from violence when built.
- Abraham Lincoln

Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Finish each day and be done with it.
You have done what you could;
some blunders and absurdities have crept in;
forget them as soon as you can.
Tomorrow is a new day;
you shall begin it serenely
and with too high a spirit
to be encumbered with your old nonsense.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Show me a man who knows his own heart
and to him I shall belong.
- Jewel

When you are sorrowful, look again in your heart,
and you shall see that in truth
you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
- Khalil Gibran

If you are walking to seek, ye shall find.
- Sommeil Liberosensa

A man's pride shall bring him low,
but honor shall uphold the humble in spirit.
- Proverbs 29:23

This too, shall pass.
- Bible

Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves
for they shall never cease to be amused.
- Anonymous

Ask and you shall receive, that your joy may be full.
- John 16:24

Shall I not have intelligence with the earth?
Am I not partly leaves and vegetable mould myself.
- Henry David Thoreau

God is the great mysterious motivator of what we call nature,
and it has often been said by philosophers,
that nature is the will of God.
And I prefer to say that nature
is the only body of God that we shall ever see.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Though lovers be lost love shall not.
- Dylan Thomas


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