Quotation by Greta Garbo

This is where I have wasted the best years of my life.
Greta Garbo (1905–1990), Swedish actor; relocated to the United States. As quoted in The Divine Garbo, ch. 6, by Frederick Sands and Sven Broman (1979).

Originally quoted by Cecil Beaton (1904-1980), an English designer and photographer who claimed to have had a romance with Garbo. She said this to him in the late 1940s, a few years after her retirement, when he accompanied her on a trip to Hollywood.
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