Quotations The Best Mae West Quotes  

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A list of the best Mae West quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Mae West quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Mae West quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Mae West should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Mae West quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Mae West quotes?" and "What is the most famous Mae West quote?"

You can see what subjects these historic Mae West quotes fall under displayed to the right of the quote. Be sure to vote so your favorite Mae West saying won't fall to the bottom of the list.
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I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it. Mae West

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Whenever I have to choose between two evils, I always like to try the one I haven't tried before. Mae West

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I believe that it's better to be looked over than it is to be overlooked. Mae West

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It's not the men in my life that counts, it's the life in my men. Mae West

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He who hesitates is last. Mae West

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It's hard to be funny when you have to be clean. Mae West

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Marriage is a great institution, but I'm not ready for an institution. Mae West

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My advice to those who think they have to take off their clothes to be a star is, once you're boned, what's left to create the illusion? Let em wonder. I never believed in giving them too much of me. Mae West

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I never loved another person the way I loved myself. Mae West

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I only like two kinds of men; domestic and foreign. Mae West

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There are no good girls gone wrong, just bad girls found out. Mae West

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When you get the personality, you don't need the nudity. Mae West

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When women go wrong, men go right after them. Mae West

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You can say what you like about long dresses, but they cover a multitude of shins. Mae West

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It ain't sin if you crack a few laws now and then, just so long as you don't break any. Mae West

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He who hesitates is a damned fool. Mae West

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Women are as old as they feel and men are old when they lose their feelings. Mae West

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Virtue has its own reward, but no sales at the box office. Mae West

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A man in love is like a clipped coupon -- it's time to cash in. Mae West

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I used to be snow white, but I drifted. Mae West

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When it comes to finances, remember that there are no withholding taxes on the wages of sin. Mae West

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Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before. Mae West

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michaelj72 added A man's kiss is his signature.

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Personality is the glitter that sends your little gleam across the footlights and the orchestra pit into that big black space where the audience is. Mae West

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When choosing between two evils, I always like to try the one I've never tried before. Mae West

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I go for two kinds of men. The kind with muscles, and the kind without. Mae West

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It is better to be looked over than overlooked. Mae West

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Right now I think censorship is necessary; the things they're doing and saying in films right now just shouldn't be allowed. There's no dignity anymore and I think that's very important. Mae West