"It's quite a famous story that takes place on Christmas Eve, and the Germans, French, and Scottish are trying to make peace one night and they bury their dead and they play football. I play a German opera singer, in German, which I never have so I am really excited about that."
"Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas."Diane Kruger on Calvin Coolidge
"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."Diane Kruger on Roy L. Smith
"The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live."Diane Kruger on George Carlin
"Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."Diane Kruger on Dr. Seuss
"A good conscience is a continual Christmas."Diane Kruger on Benjamin Franklin
"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."