Tira: Oh, Beulah. Beulah: Yes, ma'am. Tira: Peel me a grape.
Mae West (1892 - 1980)
Source: I'm No Angel, 1933.
Contributed by: Zaady
Tira: You see, I can't discuss it over the phone. It's got a lot of angles to it. You'd better come up and see me.
Tira begins to sing "I'm No Angel" to him as the screen fades: Baby, I can warm you with this love of mine. I'm No Angel. Aw, let me feel my fingers running through your hair, I can give you kisses. . . .
It's not the men in my life that count, it's the life in my men.
Keep a diary and one day it'll keep you.
I used to be Snow White - but I drifted.
Everything's in the mind. That's where it all starts. Knowing what you want is the first step toward getting it.
All discarded lovers should be given a second chance, but with somebody else.
He who hesitates is a damned fool.
"Why don't you come up sometime 'n see me? I'm home every evening. . . . Come up. I'll tell your fortune. . . . Ah, you can be had."
Source: as Lady Lou in the movie, She Done Him Wrong, 1933
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