23 Grace Kelly Quotes: Sayings of Monaco’s Princess


1. “Anger and anger can not solve any problem.” — GRACE KELLY


2. “I love walking in the woods, on the trails, along the beaches. I love being part of nature. I love walking alone. It is therapy. One needs to be alone, to recharge one’s batteries.” — GRACE KELLY


3. “Why getting angry? Getting angry doesn’t solve anything… I don’t like yelling and fighting and I can’t quarrel, I prefer to let it drop… When people use disagreeable words, I feel crushed and remember them for a long time.” — GRACE KELLY

4. “If anybody starts using me as scenery, I’ll return to New York.” — GRACE KELLY


5. “The idea of my life as a fairy tale is itself a fairy tale.” — GRACE KELLY


6. “A person has to keep something to herself or your life is just a layout in a magazine.” — GRACE KELLY


7. “I would like to be remembered as someone who accomplished useful deeds, and who was a kind and loving person. I would like to leave the memory of a human being with a correct attitude and who did her best to help others.” — GRACE KELLY


8. “It would be very sad if children had no memories before those of school. What they need most is the love and attention of their mother.” — GRACE KELLY


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9. “One way in which all of us can help to combat the current wave of public indecency which threatens to undermine Western civilization is to concentrate upon and increase the solidarity of the family. This solidarity begins with a child at the mother’s breast.” — GRACE KELLY


10. “My parents, despite their serious attitude toward life in general, and that of their children in particular, were very broadminded people. There was no such thing as a bad profession for them. As I was their daughter, they knew that, whatever profession I chose, I would do it well. That was enough for them. There was always trust among the Kellys.” — GRACE KELLY


11. “Getting angry solves nothing.” — GRACE KELLY


12. “I hated Hollywood. It’s a town without pity. Only success counts. I know of no other place in the world where so many people suffer from nervous breakdowns, where there are so many alcoholics, neurotics and so much unhappiness.” — GRACE KELLY


13. “My father had a very simple view of life: you don’t get anything for nothing. Everything has to be earned, through work, persistence and honesty.” — GRACE KELLY


14. “For a woman, forty is torture, the end.” — GRACE KELLY


15. “I avoid looking back. I prefer good memories to regrets.” — GRACE KELLY



16. “I’ve had happy moments in my life, but I don’t think that happiness– being happy– is a perpetual state that anyone can be in. Life isn’t that way.” — GRACE KELLY


17. “The freedom of the press works in such a way that there is not much freedom from it.” — GRACE KELLY


18. “When at last I took the time to look into the heart of a flower, it opened up a whole new world; a world where every country walk would be an adventure, where every garden would become an enchanted one.” — GRACE KELLY


19. “Hollywood amuses me. Holier-than-thou for the public and unholier-than-the-devil in reality.” — GRACE KELLY


20. “I am basically a feminist. I think that women can do anything they decide to do.” — GRACE KELLY


21. “I’ve been accused of being cold, snobbish, distant. Those who know me well know that I’m nothing of the sort. If anything, the opposite is true. But is it too much to ask to want to protect your private life, your inner feelings? Lots of things touch me and I don’t want to be indiscreet.” — GRACE KELLY


22. “I never say ‘never,’ and I never say ‘always.’” — GRACE KELLY


23. “I loved acting. I didn’t particularly like being a movie star.” — GRACE KELLY


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