"Only good girls keep diaries. Bad girls don't have time."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Tallulah Bankhead on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Tallulah Bankhead on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Tallulah Bankhead on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Tallulah Bankhead on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Tallulah Bankhead on Abraham Lincoln
"I have three phobias which, could I mute them, would make my life as slick as a sonnet, but as dull as ditch water: I hate to go to bed, I hate to get up, and I hate to be alone."
"(On seeing a former lover for the first time in years) I thought I told you to wait in the car."
"I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice. That's what I call a liberal education."
"Television could perform a great service in mass education, but there's no indication its sponsors have anything like this on their minds."
"If I had to live my life again, I'd make the same mistakes, only sooner."