Ingrid Bergman

Ingrid Bergman

Ingrid Bergman (29 August 1915 – 29 August 1982) was a Swedish actress who starred in a variety of European and American films. She won three Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, a BAFTA Award, and the Tony Award for Best Actress. 

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The best way to keep young is to keep going in whatever it is that keeps you going. With me that's work and a lot of it. And when a job is finished relax and have fun.

If you took acting away from me I'd stop breathing.

Never again!! I can see no reason for marriage - ever at all. I've had it. Three times is enough.

I've gone from saint to whore and back to saint again all in one lifetime.

Cancer victims who don't accept their fate who don't learn to live with it will only destroy what little time they have left.

Play it Sam. Play `As Time Goes By'.

I was the shyest human ever invented but I had a lion inside me that wouldn't shut up!

Be yourself. The world worships the original.

I write scripts to serve as skeletons awaiting the flesh and sinew of images.

I have had my different husbands my families. I am fond of them all and I visit them all. But deep inside me there is the feeling that I belong to show business.

Until 45 I can play a woman in love. After 55 I can play grandmothers. But between those ten years it is difficult for an actress.

We walk in circles so limited by our own anxieties that we can no longer distinguish between true and false between the gangster's whim and the purest ideal

I have grown up alone. I've taken care of myself. I worked earned money and was independent at 18.

No form of art goes beyond ordinary consciousness as film does straight to our emotions deep into the twilight of the soul

Everything is worth precisely as much as a belch the difference being that a belch is more satisfying

I've never sought success in order to get fame and money, it's the talent and the passion that count in success

Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get

There are advantages to being a star though - you can always get a table in a full restaurant.

I don't worry about it because we are all growing old. If I were the only one I would worry. But we're all in the same boat and all of my friends are coming with me. We all go toward old age. How many years left we don't know. We just have to accept it.

Therefore we do not lose heart. Even though our outward man is perishing yet the inward man is being renewed day by day.

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