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  Everyone wants to be Cary Grant. Even I want to be Cary Grant.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  To succeed with the opposite sex, tell her you're impotent. She cant wait to disprove it.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  The only really good thing about acting in movies is that there's no heavy lifting.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  When people tell you how young you look, they are also telling you how old you are.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I began by acting like the person I wanted to be, and eventually I became that person.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Name? Cary Grant. You dont look like Cary Grant. Nobody does.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  It is the law of life that if you are kind to someone you feel happy. If you are cruel you are unhappy. And if you hurt someone, you will be hurt back.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  My formula for life is very simple: in the morning, wake up; at night, go to sleep. In between I try and occupy myself as best I can.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Ah, beware of snobbery; it is the unwelcome recognition of one's own past failings.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  If you want to be an actor, my advice is to learn your lines and dont bump into the other actors.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Simplicity, to me, has always been the essence of good taste.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I have no plans to write an autobiography, I will leave that to others. I am sure they will turn me into a homosexual or a Nazi spy or something else.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  There is a great misconception about LSD and a great deal to explain. I used it about 100 times before it became illegal.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Insanity runs in my family, it practically gallops.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  We have our factory, which is called a stage. We make a product, we color it, we title it, and we ship it out in cans.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Divorce is a game played by lawyers.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I really am a happy, amusing fellow at heart. Trouble is I seem the only one left.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Most women are instinctively wiser and emotionally more mature than men. They know our insecurities. A man rushes about trying to prove himself. It takes him much longer to feel comfortable about getting married.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I think making love is the best form of exercise.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I think most of us become actors because we want affection, love and applause.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Do your job and demand your compensation - but in that order.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I am opposed to actors taking sides in public and spouting spontaneously about love, religion or politics. I am a mass of inconsistencies when it comes to politics.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  There's no point in being unhappy about growing older. Just think of the millions who have been denied the privilege.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I have spent the greater part of my life fluctuating between Archie Leach and Cary Grant, unsure of each, suspecting each.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I have often been accused by critics of being myself on-screen. But being oneself is more difficult than you'd suppose.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I am too busy living my life to write about it.  
 -  Cary Grant, on his autobiography
  

  They all left me. I didn't leave any of them. They all walked out on me. Maybe they just got bored.  
 -  Cary Grant, on his ex-wives
  

  When people tell you how young you look, they are also telling you how old you are.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  When people tell you how young you look, they are also telling you how old you are.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  It is the law of life that if you are kind to someone you feel happy. If you are cruel you are unhappy. And if you hurt someone, you will be hurt back.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  The only really good thing about acting in movies is that there's no heavy lifting.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I began by acting like the person I wanted to be, and eventually I became that person.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  I've often been accused by critics of being myself on-screen. But being oneself is more difficult than you'd suppose.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  There is a great misconception about LSD and a great deal to explain. I used it about 100 times before it became illegal.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  The only really good thing about acting in movies is that there's no heavy lifting.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Divorce is a game played by lawyers.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Do your job and demand your compensation - but in that order.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  Do your job and demand your compensation - but in that order.  
 -  Cary Grant
  

  To succeed with the opposite sex, tell her you're impotent. She can't wait to disprove it.  
 -  Cary Grant