Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor, DBE (February 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011) was a British-American actress, businesswoman and humanitarian. She began as a child actress in the early 1940s, and was one of the most popular stars of classical Hollywood cinema in the 1950s. She continued her career successfully into the 1960s, and remained a well-known public figure for the rest of her life. The American Film Institute named her the seventh greatest female screen legend in 1999. Born in London to wealthy, socially prominent American parents, Taylor moved with her family to Los Angeles in 1939, and she soon was given a film contract by Universal Pictures. Her screen debut was in a minor role in There's One Born Every Minute (1942), but Universal terminated her contract after a year. Taylor was then signed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and had her breakthrough role in National Velvet (1944), becomin... More
Elizabeth Taylor Quotes
Elizabeth Taylor #Age #Men
I suppose when they reach a certain age some men are afraid to grow up. It seems the older the men get, the younger their new wives get.
Elizabeth Taylor #Best #Men
Some of my best leading men have been dogs and horses.
Elizabeth Taylor #Courage #Mom
I've been through it all, baby, I'm mother courage.
Elizabeth Taylor #Great #Success
Success is a great deodorant.
Elizabeth Taylor #Great #Marriage
Marriage is a great institution.
Elizabeth Taylor #Men #Women
I've only slept with men I've been married to. How many women can make that claim?
Elizabeth Taylor #Movies
Everything makes me nervous - except making films.
Elizabeth Taylor #Patience #Time
It is strange that the years teach us patience that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.
Elizabeth Taylor #Time
I think I'm finally growing up - and about time.