"Cinema is still a very young art form with extraordinary techniques and very impressive special effects but sometimes it seems the soul has been taken out of things."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Catherine Deneuve on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Catherine Deneuve on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Catherine Deneuve on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Catherine Deneuve on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Catherine Deneuve on Oscar Wilde
"I would have liked maybe to be in architecture or painting, something connected to the fine arts."
"Film is a very young art that is still evolving. Soon, we shall reach a balance between content and technology."
"I have no physical courage, I've asked for a double."
"Acting is also working with people who invite you into their dreams and trust you with their innermost being."
"Mississippi Mermaid was a very special experience because we only had the dialogues for the scenes we were shooting the night before."