Portrait by Allan Warren (1973)
Quotes of the Day for 17 August 2001 – Mae West
Another international sex symbol was born on this day, to go with the two from yesterday. The date we know, but the year is a mystery since Mae West claimed or was reported to have been born in 1888, 1892, 1893, and 1900. But she was quotable!
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Between two evils I always pick the one I never tried before.
Marriage is a great institution, but I'm not ready for an institution yet.
Virtue has its own reward, but no sale at the box office.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
Saving love doesn't bring any interest.
- All from Mae West
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