"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."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Diane Kruger on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Diane Kruger on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Diane Kruger on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Diane Kruger on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Diane Kruger on Robert Frost
"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."
"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."