"Of course I am political. You 'ave to be don't you? Every day it is about your future, your right to that future. 'Ow can people ignore this? We 'ave to leave a good world for our children, n'est-ce pas?"
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Emmanuelle Beart on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Emmanuelle Beart on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Emmanuelle Beart on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Emmanuelle Beart on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Emmanuelle Beart on William Shakespeare
"Beauty is not something you can count on. Usually, when people say you are beautiful, it is when there is a harmony between the inside and the outside."
"We've all had that fear, that despair of losing someone, or this fierce desire because it's not reciprocated. The less reciprocation there is, the more desire we have."
"I am a voyager - and the voyage cannot mean that I stay at home."
"We were raised without movies, theater or music. We had only nature, the hills, the trees. When I got on the set of 'Manon,' I wasn't star-struck because I didn't know what a star was."
"I don't always see my movies right away. And there are some I haven't seen at all. Sometimes that bothers the directors, so I'm obliged to see them."