"Through my optimism I naturally prefer and capture the beauty in life."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Leni Riefenstahl on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Leni Riefenstahl on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Leni Riefenstahl on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Leni Riefenstahl on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."Leni Riefenstahl on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"The applause was so loud and insistent that I had to respond with several encores. I was numb with happiness, when it was over, I knew that this alone must be my life and my world."