Quotes by: Basil Rathbone
from the trailer for the film Tovarich (1937)
||Philip St. John Basil Rathbone
13 June 1892
Johannesburg, South African Republic
||21 July 1967
New York City, U.S.
||Marion Foreman (1914–1926) (divorced)
Ouida Bergère (1926–1967) (his death)
||Cynthia Rathbone (1939–1969)
John Rodion (1915–1996)
Sometimes I just crave to play in Shakespeare again and I know and love playing Orlando so much.
I cannot tell you much about the picture- it depends on so many things, the first of which that comes to my mind is: splendid as he is, is there too much of Spencer Tracy.
As one grows older one becomes more critical of oneself and less of other people.
Could you let me have the 3 weeks due to me now and if I work again before August I must of course repay you at the rate of exchange you let me have it at now if you kindly will.
Never regret anything you have done with a sincere affection; nothing is lost that is born of the heart.