Mae West


Nationality: American Born: August 17, 1893 Died: November 22, 1980

Alan Alexander Milne, better known as A. A. Milne, was an author and poet from England, who was particularly famous for being the creator of the character Winnie the Pooh. Milne was educated at the University of Cambridge and initially worked as a playwright; however it was as the writer of Winnie the Pooh in 1926 that he became famous. It was followed up by The House at Pooh Corner two year later. Other than that, he was a prolific writer who wrote children’s short story and poetry collections, newspaper columns, plays and had also been a columnist for the popular magazine Punch.
His mother should have thrown him out and kept the stork.
Personality is the glitter that sends your little gleam across the footlights and the orchestra pit into that big black space where the audience is.
I believe that it's better to be looked over than it is to be overlooked.
Personality is the most important thing to an actress's success.
I enjoyed the courtroom as just another stage but not so amusing as Broadway.
I always say, keep a diary and someday it'll keep you.
A man in the house is worth two in the street.
It isn't what I do, but how I do it. It isn't what I say, but how I say it, and how I look when I do it and say it.
Love thy neighbor - and if he happens to be tall, debonair and devastating, it will be that much easier.
I like a man who's good, but not too good - for the good die young, and I hate a dead one.
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else.
I see you're a man with ideals. I better be going before you've still got them.