"I have the absolute utmost respect for soap opera actors now. They work harder than any actor I know in any other medium. And they don't get very much approbation for it."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Joan Collins on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Joan Collins on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Joan Collins on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Joan Collins on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Joan Collins on Abraham Lincoln
"Age is just a number. It's totally irrelevant unless, of course, you happen to be a bottle of wine."
"I don't know why people are so obsessed with age anyway. I mean, 90 is the new 70 70 is the new 50 and 50 is the new 40 so the whole act-your-age thing? Only up to a point."
"I don't look my age, I don't feel my age and I don't act my age. To me age is just a number."
"I think it has something to do with being British. We don't take ourselves as seriously as some other countries do. I think a lot of people take themselves far too seriously I find that a very tedious attitude."
"The problem with beauty is that it's like being born rich and getting poorer."