"I'm not one of those women who thinks beauty is a curse."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Diane Kruger on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Diane Kruger on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Diane Kruger on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Diane Kruger on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."Diane Kruger on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"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."
"A lot of directors idealize their leading ladies or turn them into these objects of sexuality and beauty."
"I like the idea of accessibility, coming from a lower-middle-class background myself, I feel like beauty and products should be accessible to all women over the world."