Joan Collins Quotes Photo By Stephane Rolland
Here is Yellow Magpie’s selection of choice Joan Collins quotes.
‘Age is just a number. It’s totally irrelevant unless, of course, you happen to be a bottle of wine.’
‘I have the absolute utmost respect for soap opera actors now. They work harder than any actor I know in any other medium. And they don’t get very much approbation for it.’
‘The problem with beauty is that it`s like being born rich and getting poorer.’
‘I do it because I love acting, I love working, and whether it’s radio, television, films, theatre, I don’t care as long as I can get out there and do it.’
‘I don’t buy into you’re on the slag heap when you’re 40 or 50 or 60 or 70 or whatever.’
‘I’ve never chased fame. I came into this business to be a theatre actress. I was nine when I first appeared on stage. But I can`t say I would turn my back on fortune. I`m someone who enjoys the benefits of money. I created a lifestyle for myself. Nobody else did it for me. Everything I have I’ve bought with my own money.’
‘I received an OBE from the Queen, which probably doesn’t mean anything in America but is quite nice in England – the Order of the British Empire for services to drama.’
‘And I used to write novels and little stories and compositions and I – but I put them away because I started acting when I was 17. So there wasn’t much time.’
‘Dynasty was the opportunity to take charge of my career rather than waiting around like a library book waiting to be loaned out.’
‘I enjoyed being an adulteress… taking a certain vengeance for the fact that my husband was not being faithful.’
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