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Patricia Neal

Publicity photo from 1952
Born Patsy Louise Neal
(1926-01-20)January 20, 1926
Packard, Kentucky, U.S.
Died August 8, 2010(2010-08-08) (aged 84)
Edgartown, Massachusetts, U.S.
Cause of death Lung cancer
Resting place Abbey of Regina Laudis
Residence Edgartown, Massachusetts, U.S.
Nationality American
Education Knoxville High School
Alma mater Northwestern University
Occupation Actress
Years active 1945–2009
Home town Knoxville, Tennessee, U.S.
Spouse(s) Roald Dahl
(m. 1953; div. 1983)
Children 5, including Tessa, Ophelia, and Lucy Dahl

When you call upon a Thoroughbred, he gives you all the speed, strength of heart and sinew in him. When you call on a jackass, he kicks.
Patricia Neal
A strong positive mental attitude will create more miracles than any wonder drug.
Patricia Neal
A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations.
Patricia Neal
I may be a dumb blonde, but I'm not that blonde.