Hermione Gingold (December 9, 1897 – May 24, 1987) was a British actress known for her sharp-tongued, eccentric persona.
- Contrary to popular belief, English women do not wear tweed nightgowns.
- Saturday Review, 16 April 1955; quoted in Ned Sherrin, The Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations
- My family were of good English peasant class from St. John's Wood. My father dealt in stocks and shares and my mother also had a lot of time on her hands.
- The World is Square [her autobiography], Pt. I. Pub. 1945 by Home & Van Thal Ltd.