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Jeanne Moreau

Jeanne Moreau (born January 23, 1928 in Paris, France) is a French actress.
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Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

I don't think success is harmful, as so many people say. Rather, I believe it indispensable to talent, if for nothing else than to increase the talent.

Jeanne Moreau

I am subject to very powerful lows. When you have highs, you have terrible lows. When you pinpoint that you are responsible for everything that happens to you, it is very frightening.

Jeanne Moreau

All those vitamins aren't to keep death at bay, they're to keep deterioration at bay.

Jeanne Moreau

My aim in life is not to judge.

Jeanne Moreau

Characters who are on screen from start to finish are not necessarily the ones who have the greatest impact.

Jeanne Moreau

It's dangerous to assert oneself.

Jeanne Moreau

To give and receive love, you have to be in touch with pain, you have to be capable of provoking it and feeling it.

Jeanne Moreau

If you want to live your life through to the end, you have to live dangerously.

Jeanne Moreau

To go out with the setting sun on an empty beach is to truly embrace your solitude.

Jeanne Moreau

I think more and more people want to live alone. You can be a couple without being in each other's pockets. I don't see why you have to share the same bathroom.

Jeanne Moreau

I can be intimidating, but not within the confines of a film shoot.

Jeanne Moreau

As long as you don't make waves, ripples, life seems easy. But that's condemning yourself to impotence and death before you are dead.

Jeanne Moreau

I gradually work myself into a frenzy as the shoot approaches, while we're choosing the costumes or working with the make-up artist. I'm not so much interested in my character as the film itself.

Jeanne Moreau

It's just as idiotic to say there is no life after death as it is to say there is one.

Jeanne Moreau

I can't belong to groups. I've tried. I behave normally, but people don't look at me normally.

Jeanne Moreau

Success is like a liberation or the first phrase of a love story.

Jeanne Moreau

You don't have to be a wreck. You don't have to be sick. One's aim in life should be to die in good health. Just like a candle that burns out.

Jeanne Moreau

I'm always amazed when young women who are having babies want their husbands to watch the babies come out. I would never allow anything like that.

Jeanne Moreau

I don't like the idea of separating life and work. That notion seems dated and a bit alien to me.

Jeanne Moreau

Knowing how to die is knowing how to live. What is death anyway? It's the outcome of life.

Jeanne Moreau

Some gods may cross your path, but why should gods be beautiful? They could also be frightening.

Jeanne Moreau

My face has changed with the years and has enough history in it to give audiences something to work with.

Jeanne Moreau

Beyond the beauty, the sex, the titillation, the surface, there is a human being. And that has to emerge.

Jeanne Moreau

Women will not talk about football unless one of them is in love with a football player, and then suddenly you discover that they know everything that is to be known about it.

Jeanne Moreau
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