"A good painting to me has always been like a friend. It keeps me company, comforts and inspires."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Hedy Lamarr on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Hedy Lamarr on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Hedy Lamarr on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Hedy Lamarr on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Hedy Lamarr on Oscar Wilde
"Confidence is something you're born with. I know I had loads of it even at the age of 15."
"My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles."
"It is easier for women to succeed in business, the arts, and politics in America than in Europe."
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."
"I don't fear death because I don't fear anything I don't understand. When I start to think about it, I order a massage and it goes away."