I’ve decided the world needs some Louise Brooks quote memes.
Louise Brooks, if you’re not familiar, was a modern dancer, writer, follies girl and silent film actress.
She was a brilliant, but troubled woman who came from Kansas and became a smashing success in Hollywood, her charms seducing many, including Charlie Chaplain and Greta Garbo. Eventually, crossing the wrong people got her black-listed from Hollywood, and her life fell apart, only to be resurrected in later life when she bloomed as a writer.
I’ve adored Louise ever since the age of 16 when my mom found her biography at a yard sale and brought it home for me to read. Her image was my first tattoo.
That biography is an amazing read, I highly recommend it: Louise Brooks, by Barry Paris
And, there are a few biography films around, this is one:
And now, some delicious memes for your enjoyment. Feel free to take them a re-post where ever you like.