"I don't see women and think of them as competition or with judgment. Women really move me. I feel connected to all kinds of women. I am angry because I think we've been mistreated throughout history in different countries, including America. I admire women."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Salma Hayek on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Salma Hayek on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Salma Hayek on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Salma Hayek on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Salma Hayek on Thomas Jefferson
"I'll tell you, there is nothing better in life than being a late bloomer. I believe that success can happen at any time and at any age."
"You can have a spiritual awakening and discover a new side of you at any age. And best of all, love can happen at any age. Life can just start to get exciting when you're in your 40s and 50s. You have to believe that."
"No woman has to be a victim of physical abuse. Women have to feel like they are not alone."
"I have never denied my background or my culture. I have taught my child to embrace her Mexican heritage, to love my first language, Spanish, to learn about Mexican history, music, folk art, food, and even the Mexican candy I grew up with."
"I have a small house so I borrow everything except art, that's what I love."