23 Ginger Rogers Quotes That Are As Cute As She Was!

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Dance Your Day Away With Help From 23 Ginger Rogers Quotes

If you loved her movies like, Swing Time or Shall We Dance you'll love revisiting some Ginger Rogers quotes!

Fans of old Hollywood might have some of these memorized but if you don't, it's a fun walk down memory lane. Ginger wasn't just a beloved actress but a talented dancer who often starred with legend, Fred Astaire.

Go ahead, take a look at some hilarious and sweet Ginger Rogers quotes. They'll tap dance their way into your head for the rest of the day!

Ginger Rogers Quotes

  • "Part of the joy of dancing is conversation. Trouble is, some men can't talk and dance at the same time."

  • "The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first."

  • "One thing I turn my back on totally is the unsavory atmosphere at most discos."

  • "There's a verse in the Bible: 'Those who are barren have more children than those who give birth.' There are young people all over the world who come to me for advice and love. I have all the children I can handle."

  • "I yearned for a long, happy marriage with one person."

  • "You bring out a lot of your own thoughts and attitudes when acting. I think a great deal of it has to do with the inner you."

  • "When you're happy, you don't count the years."

  • "The fun, joy, and humor dry up in a relationship when one of the partners is swimming in gin. To my way of thinking, it is selfishness personified to see life through the bottom of a liquor bottle."

Ginger Rogers Quotes

  • "I don't care what the critics say. My fabulous mom will give me a good review if nobody else does..."

  • "When two people love each other, they don't look at each other, they look in the same direction."

  • "I believe in dressing for the occasion. There's a time for sweater, sneakers and Levis and a time for the full-dress jazz."

  • "I cannot abide stupidity, in myself or in others."

  • "People are still people no matter how you cut it."

  • "I try to feed my hunger rather than my appetite."

  • "My mother told me I was dancing before I was born. She could feel my toes tapping wildly inside her for months."

  • "Perhaps I am old-fashioned, but black and white films still hold an affectionate place in my heart; they have an incomparable mystique and mood."

  • "Even married people have differences of opinion, I'm told."

Ginger Rogers Quotes

  • "After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels."

  • "The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first."

  • "Looking back at my life's voyage, I can only say that it has been a golden trip."

  • "My love for ice cream emerged at an early age - and has never left!"

  • "I loved Fred so, and I mean that in the nicest, warmest way: I had such affection for him artistically. I think that experience with Fred was a divine blessing. It blessed me, I know, and I don't think blessings are one sided."

  • "I believe in dressing for the occasion. There's a time for sweater, sneakers and Levis and a time for the full-dress jazz."

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