"I noticed in the past, a lot of guys who like strong women, they really freak out if you're not strong 24/7. Or they complain about you being strong, then the moment you're not strong, they're like, 'Oh, no, no, no.'"
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Salma Hayek on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Salma Hayek on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Salma Hayek on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Salma Hayek on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Salma Hayek on John Lennon
"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."