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Mary Jane West (August 17, 1893 – November 22, 1980) was an American actress and playwright, most commonly known as "Mae" West.

Below are 22 of 22 sourced Mae West quotes. Sources and related information appear under each quote. Use the 'Cite this quote' link to get citation references.

“Goodness had nothing to do with it, dearie.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Response to an exclamation, "Goodness! What lovely diamonds!" in Night After Night (1932). She later used Goodness had nothing to do with it as the title of her autobiography (1953).

“Why don't you come up sometime and see me? … Come on up, I'll tell your fortune.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: She Done Him Wrong (1933); this statement has widely said to be misquoted with the paraphrase: "Why don't you come up and see me sometime?" In fact, Mae West did say: "...come up and see me sometime.” in these two movies "I'm No Angel" and "Sextette".http://quotationize.com/come-up-see-me-sometime-not-misquote-mae-west/

“Beulah, Peel me a grape.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: I'm No Angel (1933)

“I only like two kinds of men, domestic and imported.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: I'm No Angel (1933)

“When I'm good, I'm very good. When I'm bad, I'm better.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: I'm No Angel (1933)

“I used to be Snow White, but I drifted.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Interview in Life magazine (18 April 1969)

“It's not the men in your life that matters, it's the life in your men.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: I'm No Angel (1933)

“Between two evils, I generally like to pick the one I never tried before.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Klondike Annie (1936) Sometimes quoted as: ''"When choosing between two evils, I always like to try the one I've never tried before."'

“A man in the house is worth two in the street.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Belle of the Nineties (1934)

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“One and one is two; two and two is four; and "five will get you ten" if you work it right!”

— Mae West

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Quote source: My Little Chickadee (1940)

“I feel like a million tonight. But one at a time.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Myra Breckinridge (1970)

“To a young actor: How tall are you without your horse? Six foot, seven inches. Never mind the six feet. Let's talk about the seven inches!”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Myra Breckinridge (1970)

“I'm the kinda girl who works for Paramount by day, and Fox all night”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Sextette (1978)

“To her British lover about to climb in bed with 80-something Mae: She said that she hoped soon to be able to say what Paul Revere said — 'The British are coming'. This was the last one-liner Mae ever uttered on film.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Sextette (1978)

“Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me?”

— Mae West

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Quote source: SextetteQuote Investigator: Exploring the Origin of QuotesThe Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (1978)

“When you got the personality, you don't need the nudity.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Quoted in "For Women, Monologues They Haven't Heard" by Susan Pomerance, Dramaline Publications (1985)

“Marriage is a fine institution, but I'm not ready for an institution.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: #149 in The 2,548 Best Things Anybody Ever Said (2006) by Robert Byrne

“Give a man a free hand and he'll run it all over you.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: #684 in The 2,548 Best Things Anybody Ever Said (2006) by Robert Byrne

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“She's the kind of girl who climbed the ladder of success wrong by wrong.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: #832 in The 2,548 Best Things Anybody Ever Said (2006) by Robert Byrne

“I've always had a weakness for foreign affairs.”

— Mae West

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Quote source: Person-to-Person interview (CBS) with Charles Collingwood, September 1959

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Activists

Eleanor Roosevelt Gandhi Helen Keller John Lennon John Muir Malala Yousafzai Malcolm X Martin Luther King Maya Angelou Muhammad Ali Nelson Mandela Noam Chomsky Rosa Parks

Actors

Arnold Schwarzenegger Bruce Lee Charlie Chaplin George Carlin Groucho Marx John Wayne Johnny Depp Robin Williams Ronald Reagan Will Smith

Actresses

Angelina Jolie Audrey Hepburn Mae West Marilyn Monroe

Artists

Bob Ross E. E. Cummings Frida Kahlo Kahlil Gibran Leonardo da Vinci Picasso Salvador Dali Vincent van Gogh Walt Disney

Athletes

Arnold Schwarzenegger Bruce Lee Conor McGregor John Wooden Michael Jordan Mike Tyson Muhammad Ali Vince Lombardi Yogi Berra

Authors

Alan Watts Albert Camus Anne Frank Ayn Rand Barack Obama Benjamin Franklin Bill Gates C. S. Lewis Carl Jung Carl Sagan Charles Bukowski Che Guevara Donald Trump Dr. Seuss E. E. Cummings Eckhart Tolle Edgar Allan Poe Emily Dickinson Ernest Hemingway F. Scott Fitzgerald Friedrich Nietzsche George Bernard Shaw George Carlin George Orwell Goethe Groucho Marx Haruki Murakami Helen Keller Henry David Thoreau Hunter S. Thompson Isaac Newton J. K. Rowling J. R. R. Tolkien Jane Austen John Green John Muir Jordan Peterson Kahlil Gibran Karl Marx Kurt Vonnegut Lao Tzu Machiavelli Mark Twain Maya Angelou Neil deGrasse Tyson Oscar Wilde Rabindranath Tagore Ralph Waldo Emerson Roald Dahl Robert Frost Rumi Shakespeare Stephen Hawking Sylvia Plath Theodore Roosevelt Thich Nhat Hanh Tony Robbins Voltaire Walt Whitman Winston Churchill Zig Ziglar

Businesspeople

Al Capone Bill Gates Coco Chanel Donald Trump Elon Musk Henry Ford Kanye West Michael Jordan Oprah Winfrey Richard Branson Steve Jobs Thomas Edison Walt Disney Warren Buffett

Coaches

John Wooden Tony Robbins Vince Lombardi Yogi Berra Zig Ziglar

Comedians

Charlie Chaplin George Carlin Groucho Marx Mae West Mitch Hedberg Robin Williams Will Smith

Explorers

Christopher Columbus Marco Polo Theodore Roosevelt

Fictional Characters

Albus Dumbledore The Joker Peter Pan Rocky Balboa Yoda

Inventors

Benjamin Franklin Elon Musk Leonardo da Vinci Nikola Tesla Thomas Edison

Military Leaders

Abraham Lincoln Adolf Hitler Alexander the Great Che Guevara Genghis Khan George Washington Julius Caesar Napoleon Sun Tzu Theodore Roosevelt Winston Churchill

Musicians & Singers

Beyoncé Bob Dylan Bob Marley Drake Ed Sheeran Eminem J. Cole Jimi Hendrix John Lennon Justin Bieber Kanye West Kendrick Lamar Kurt Cobain Lana Del Rey Lil Wayne Michael Jackson Taylor Swift Tupac Will Smith Wiz Khalifa

Philosophers

Alan Watts Albert Camus Aristotle Ayn Rand Confucius Dalai Lama Friedrich Nietzsche Henry David Thoreau Karl Marx Lao Tzu Machiavelli Marcus Aurelius Noam Chomsky Plato Ralph Waldo Emerson Socrates Thomas Jefferson Voltaire

Poets

Charles Bukowski E. E. Cummings Edgar Allan Poe Emily Dickinson Friedrich Nietzsche Henry David Thoreau J. R. R. Tolkien Kahlil Gibran Rabindranath Tagore Ralph Waldo Emerson Robert Frost Rumi Shakespeare Walt Whitman

Politicians

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Abraham Lincoln Adolf Hitler Alexander the Great Arnold Schwarzenegger Barack Obama Ben Carson Benjamin Franklin Confucius Donald Trump Eleanor Roosevelt George Washington Hillary Clinton Isaac Newton John F. Kennedy Julius Caesar Machiavelli Marcus Aurelius Michelle Obama Napoleon Nelson Mandela Ronald Reagan Theodore Roosevelt Thomas Jefferson Winston Churchill

Polymaths

Benjamin Franklin Goethe Leonardo da Vinci Rabindranath Tagore Thomas Jefferson

Religious & Spiritual

Buddha Dalai Lama Gandhi Jesus Martin Luther King Mother Teresa Muhammad Osho Pope Francis Swami Vivekananda Thich Nhat Hanh

Scientists

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Albert Einstein Aristotle Isaac Newton Leonardo da Vinci Marie Curie Neil deGrasse Tyson Nikola Tesla Stephen Hawking Thomas Edison