"That's what I like about film-it can be bizarre, classic, normal, romantic. Cinema is to me the most versatile thing."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Catherine Deneuve on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Catherine Deneuve on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Catherine Deneuve on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Catherine Deneuve on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Catherine Deneuve on Fran Lebowitz
"I would have liked maybe to be in architecture or painting, something connected to the fine arts."
"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."
"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."