Marlene Dietrich Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old marlene dietrich quotes, marlene dietrich sayings, and marlene dietrich proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


It's the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.     

Marlene Dietrich

It's the ones you can call up at 4:00 a.m. that really matter.     

Marlene Dietrich

It is the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.     

Marlene Dietrich

[The lover says:] How beautiful you are, now that you love me.     

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There's something about an American soldier you can't explain. They're so grateful for anything, even a film actress coming to see them.     

Marlene Dietrich

It's the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.     

Marlene Dietrich

A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the delimma.      

Marlene Dietrich

Champagne makes you feel like it's Sunday and better days are just around the corner.     

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There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.     

Marlene Dietrich

There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.     

Marlene Dietrich

Glamour is assurance. It is a kind of knowing that you are all right in every way, mentally and physically and in appearance, and that, whatever the occasion or the situation, you are equal to it.     

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Seeing twilight fall should be prescribed by doctors.     

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Soup not only warms you and is easy to swallow and to digest, it also creates the illusion in the back of your mind that Mother is there.     

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Champagne makes you feel like it's Sunday and better days are just around the corner.     

Marlene Dietrich

How do you know that love is gone? If you said you would be there by seven, you get there by nine, and he or she has not called the police yet—it’s gone.     

Marlene Dietrich

Think twice before burdening a friend with a secret.     

Marlene Dietrich

A king realising his incompetence can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma.     

Marlene Dietrich

What a curious way to do your hair— or, rather, not to do it.     

Marlene Dietrich

It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.     

Marlene Dietrich

A man would prefer to come home to an unmade bed and a happy woman than to a neatly made bed and an angry woman.     

Marlene Dietrich

There is a gigantic difference between earning a great deal of money and being rich.     

Marlene Dietrich

Most women set out to try to change a man, and when they have changed him they do not like him.     

Marlene Dietrich

A king, realising his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma.     

Marlene Dietrich

A king, realising his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma.     

Marlene Dietrich

Come home to an unmade bed and a happy woman than to a neatly made bed and an angry woman.     

Marlene Dietrich

Most women try to change a man and then they have changed him, they do not like them.     

Marlene Dietrich

Your daughter is your child for life.     

Marlene Dietrich