"Dates with actors, finally, just seemed to me evenings of shop talk. I got sick of it after a hile. So the more famous I became, the more I narrowed down my choices."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Hedy Lamarr on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Hedy Lamarr on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Hedy Lamarr on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Hedy Lamarr on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Hedy Lamarr on Ambrose Bierce
"Confidence is something you're born with. I know I had loads of it even at the age of 15."
"A good painting to me has always been like a friend. It keeps me company, comforts and inspires."
"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."