34 Total Quotes

Greta Garbo Quotes

If only those who dream about Hollywood knew how difficult it all is.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress #Hollywood

There seems to be a law that governs all our actions so I never make plans.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

If you are blessed, you are blessed, whether you are married or single.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

There is no one who would have me - I can't cook.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

Your joys and sorrows. You can never tell them. You cheapen the inside of yourself if you do tell them.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

Every one of us lives his life just once; if we are honest, to live once is enough
Greta Garbo
#Honesty

Is there anything better than to be longing for something, when you know it is within reach?
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

Anyone who has a continuous smile on his face conceals a toughness that is almost frightening.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress #Smile

Life would be so wonderful if we only knew what to do with it.
Greta Garbo
#Life #Swedish Actress

You don't have to be married to have a good friend as your partner for life.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

There are some who want to get married and others who don't. I have never had an impulse to go to the altar. I am a difficult person to lead.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress #Impulse

I don't want to be a silly temptress. I cannot see any sense in getting dressed up and doing nothing but tempting men in pictures.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

I wish I were supernaturally strong so I could put right everything that is wrong.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

I smoke all the time, one after the other.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress

The story of my life is about back entrances, side doors, secret elevators and other ways of getting in and out of places so that people won't bother me.
Greta Garbo
#Life #Swedish Actress

Being a movie star, and this applies to all of them, means being looked at from every possible direction. You are never left at peace, you're just fair game.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress #Direction

I never said, 'I want to be alone.' I only said, 'I want to be left alone.' There is all the difference.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress #Solitude

There are many things in your heart you can never tell to another person. They are you, your private joys and sorrows, and you can never tell them. You cheapen yourself, the inside of yourself, when you tell them.
Greta Garbo
#Heart #Swedish Actress

Flesh and the Devil.
Greta Garbo
#Devil

the sadness in her eyes.
Greta Garbo
#Eyes

I want to be left alone.
Greta Garbo
#Solitude

I want to be alone.
Greta Garbo
#Swedish Actress