"What is important is to believe in something so strongly that you're never discouraged."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Salma Hayek on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Salma Hayek on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Salma Hayek on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Salma Hayek on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Salma Hayek on Ernest Hemingway
"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."