"I grew up with classical music when I was a ballet dancer. Now when I have to prepare an emotional scene, to cry or whatever, I listen to sonatas. Vivaldi and stuff. It's just beautiful to me."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Diane Kruger on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Diane Kruger on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Diane Kruger on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Diane Kruger on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Diane Kruger on Ray Charles
"What I really tried to do with Helen was make her show this sad side of her. She was married off at 16, was so young and living in this castle that can't leave because of how she looks, and married to a man she hates and three times her age."
"Yeah, to me, acting is very therapeutic. I get out a lot of anger and frustration."
"Her beauty didn't do her any good and she couldn't use it in any positive way or manipulative way. I just hope that people will look and see and believe in that hope of love, that hope of freedom, even if it was just for a limited time."
"I'm not one of those women who thinks beauty is a curse."
"A lot of directors idealize their leading ladies or turn them into these objects of sexuality and beauty."