"When you live under the power of terror and segregation, you can't ever start a work of art."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Jeanne Moreau on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Jeanne Moreau on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Jeanne Moreau on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Jeanne Moreau on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Jeanne Moreau on Booker T. Washington
"Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age."
"What is amazing for a woman of my age is that I change as the world is changing-and changing very, very fast. I don't think my mother had that opportunity to change."
"I've never worried about age."
"To me age is a number, just a number. Who cares?"
"If you're extremely, painfully frightened of age, it shows."