I am scared; I don't know what is going to happen to me. What was the point of working so hard and of being talented, to be rewarded like this? Never a penny, tormented all my life. It is horrible; one cannot imagine it.
I'm not really a writer, so my main problem always is finding the writing talent to write something of the caliber that you would like to do.
It's my own stupid fault, as usual. I was in possession of class C drugs, which is an offence, and I have no complaints about the police, who were professional throughout.
If I play a stupid girl and ask a stupid question, I've got to follow it through, what am I supposed to do, look intelligent?
I'd like to believe that the people that have supported me in my work or identified with me in films, the people that feel they know me, they do and they don't have misconceptions - they understand. I believe that.
There are many talented people who haven't fulfilled their dreams because they over thought it, or they were too cautious, and were unwilling to make the leap of faith.
Nobody loves a woman because she is handsome or ugly, stupid or intelligent. We love because we love.
My talent is such that no undertaking, however vast in size... has ever surpassed my courage.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend to be bad, it doesn't. Such is the astounding stupidity of optimism.
Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.
I also had a brother who was like me a musician and a composer. A man of great talent, far more gifted than I. He died very young... he killed himself in the prime of his life.
You can't hold the record forever, and I know that. I'm not stupid.
I knew I belonged to the public and to the world, not because I was talented or even beautiful, but because I had never belonged to anything or anyone else.
You don't necessarily have to be in misery to be talented.
First of all, to defend my work, I had to believe that I am doing a totally silly, stupid, innocent comedy.
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
There is no sin except stupidity.
In the face of an obstacle which is impossible to overcome, stubbornness is stupid.
The luck of having talent is not enough; one must also have a talent for luck.
Talent is always conscious of its own abundance, and does not object to sharing.
I can't do with mountains at close quarters - they are always in the way, and they are so stupid, never moving and never doing anything but obtrude themselves.
I have very talented people dress me and put my makeup on, stuff like that. But I do love that look, and I think it's maybe because I grew up on that old glamour.