The Best Natalie Wood quotes

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Natalie Wood was born on July 20, 1938, in San Francisco, California. Her parents were Russian immigrants, and she had two sisters. She began her acting career at the age of four and quickly became a Hollywood star. In her private life, she was known for her volatile marriage to actor Robert Wagner. On Thanksgiving weekend in 1981, Wood drowned while boating off the coast of California. The circumstances of her death remain a mystery.

Here are the strongest quotes from Natalie Wood, and much more.


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About Natalie Wood

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July 20, 1938

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November 29, 1981

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Probable Drowning And Other Undetermined Factors

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Inspiring Phrases From Natalie Wood

If I didn’t believe in what I’m doing, I’d rather go to work in a dime store. โ€” Natalie Wood

For, through the twilight sounds of crickets and sighing trees, a faint, surprising wisp of music came floating to them and all three turned toward it, toward the wood. โ€” Natalie Babbitt

I didn’t like children. I didn’t think of myself as a child. I didn’t like any of the things other children were interested in. โ€” Natalie Wood

I was so young, and making movies, going to the studio every morning at dawn was magic. โ€” Natalie Wood

if i didn t believe in what i m doing i d rather go to work in a dime store Natalie Wood quote

I couldn’t even go to the bathroom alone. My mother or a social worker always went with me. โ€” Natalie Wood

When I get married it will be for keeps. โ€” Natalie Wood

From ages 10 to 12 or so, I barely remember anything. โ€” Natalie Wood

Various Statements From Natalie Wood

For the first time I feel an inner emotional security. There is reality and dependability. My life revolves around Richard and the baby. โ€” Natalie Wood

My whole day has been a unicorn ride through a field of rainbows โ€” Natalie D. Richards

i never knew motherhood could be so truly gratifying until i had natasha Natalie Wood quote

I never knew motherhood could be so truly gratifying until I had Natasha. โ€” Natalie Wood

I’m not very bright about money. I’m not domestic either. If I don’t learn how to cook, maybe I won’t have to. โ€” Natalie Wood

I didn’t know who the hell I was. I was whoever they wanted me to be. โ€” Natalie Wood

Warren and I are friends, but working with him had been difficult. โ€” Natalie Wood

I saw my parents as gods whose every wish must be obeyed or I would suffer the penalty of anguish and guilt. โ€” Natalie Wood

More Phrases From Natalie Wood

My friends seem much more excited about my doing Anastasia than Brainstorm… and to tell you the truth, I feel the same way. โ€” Natalie Wood

Not even analysis, by itself, can transform you. You must still do the changing yourself. โ€” Natalie Wood

My mother used to tell me, No matter what they ask you, always say yes. You can learn later. โ€” Natalie Wood

The constant attention is what is so difficult. โ€” Natalie Wood

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In Natalie Wood Statements

I’ve been terrified of the water, and yet it seems I’m forced to go into in on every movie that I make. โ€” Natalie Wood

not even analysis by itself can transform you you must still do the changing yourself Natalie Wood quote

We were descended from royalty. โ€” Natalie Wood

I never saw film stars at home. We had no maid, no cook, no swimming pool. โ€” Natalie Wood

Deeper Quotes From Natalie Wood

At night, when the sky is full of stars and the sea is still you get the wonderful sensation that you are floating in space. โ€” Natalie Wood

The times that I have done something that I didn’t respond to emotionally right away, it’s generally not worked out too well. โ€” Natalie Wood

I’m just going to have to grow old, because I’m too terrified to have anything done. โ€” Natalie Wood

i m just going to have to grow old because i m too terrified to have anything done Natalie Wood quote

There are certain stars who are not actors. I don’t want to be that type. โ€” Natalie Wood

Today’s films are so technological that an actor becomes starved for roles that deal with human relationships. โ€” Natalie Wood

I thought it was a wonderful lineโ€“right on the cutting room floor. โ€” Natalie Wood

The only time a woman really succeeds in changing a man is when he is a baby. โ€” Natalie Wood

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