"When you're dead, you're dead. That's it."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Marlene Dietrich on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Marlene Dietrich on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Marlene Dietrich on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Marlene Dietrich on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Marlene Dietrich on Helen Keller
"Most women set out to try to change a man, and when they have changed him they do not like him."
"Courage and grace are a formidable mixture. The only place to see it is in the bullring."
"Grumbling is the death of love."
"Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast."
"It's the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter."