I was forced to live far beyond my years when just a child, now I have reversed the order and I intend to remain young indefinitely.
"How Mary Pickford Stays Young", Reader's Digest, Vol. 5 (1926); condensed from an interview in Everybody's Magazine (28 May 1926)
The refined simplicity should develop out of the complex. [...] It would have been more logical if silent pictures had grown out of the talkie instead of the other way around.Mary Pickford
You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.Mary Pickford
[Talking pictures are] like putting lip rouge on the Venus de Milo.Mary Pickford