Clark Gable quote

"I am intrigued by glamorous women A vain woman is continually taking out a compact to repair her makeup. A glamorous woman knows she doesn't need to."

Clark Gable

Born: February 1, 1901

Die: November 16, 1960

Occupation: Film actor

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