Clark Gable quote

"Marilyn is a kind of ultimate. She is uniquely feminine. Everything she does is different, strange, and exciting, from the way she talks to the way she uses that magnificent torso. She makes a man proud to be a man."

Clark Gable

Born: February 1, 1901

Die: November 16, 1960

Occupation: Film actor

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When the public doesn't want me any longer, I'll quit.

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I'm just a lucky slob from Ohio who happened to be in the right place at the right time.

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I hate a liar. Maybe because I'm such a good one myself, heh? Anyway, to find someone has told an out and out lie puts him on the other side of the fence from me for all time.

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I'm no actor and I never have been. What people see on the screen is me.

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