Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television and theater. Noted for her willingness to play unsympathetic characters, she was highly regarded for her performances in a range of film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical and period films and occasional comedies, although her greatest successes were her roles ... more »
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''Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstonebut not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.''Bette Davis (1908-1989), U.S. screen actor. The Lonely Life, ch. 19 (1962).
''To look back is to relax one's vigil.''Bette Davis (1908-1989), U.S. screen actor. The Lonely Life, ch. 1 (1962).