He is gentle, as all real men are gentle; without tenderness, a man is uninteresting.
– Marlene Dietrich on Ernest Hemingway
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"There is no emperor. Only an empress"
The Scarlet Empress (1934)
"Glamour," she observed, "is assurance. It is a kind of knowing that you are all right in every way, mentally and physically and in appearance, and that, whatever the occasion or the situation, you are equal to it."
I can’t say how every time I ever put my arms around you, I felt that I was home.
—Ernest Hemingway (to Marlene Dietrich)