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By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

I've done all kinds of things I said I wouldn't do and, of course, now I'm glad. Thrilled.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

We can't save the past or solve the riddle of love. But to me, it's worth trying.

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Diane Keaton

Robert De Niro is just evolved as a human being. He's a very kind guy. Age has been good for him, in terms of just, he's very kind.

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Diane Keaton

I wish I had put myself out there a little bit more and experienced people more instead of protecting myself.

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Diane Keaton

Permanence can only be found in the immortality offered by the click of a camera. Like it or not, life moves on as fleetingly as the photograph is enduring.

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Diane Keaton

It's very odd, being older, because in a way it's hard to own the past, even.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

What I like about that is it kind of puts you in your place. Don't count on being remembered. Just live now, you know?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

My mother was really my partner in every project that I had. She was just the great enabler of my dreams.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

My mother was a listener. I'm a talker. I'm very comfortable talking.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

I used to listen to Judy Garland all the time - I love Judy Garland and her music. But I started to realize that if you keep singing like that, singing songs of being victimized by love over and over and over again, it can't help but have a profound effect on your life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

Even though all these obstacles keep coming at you, you just have to keep going through them. Because it's worth it to do something in your life, as opposed to fantasizing about doing something.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I do believe in saving shoes. But that does not make me a hoarder. I am not a hoarder. But why not save them? Styles come back.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

When I was young, I wanted my appearance to be more interesting than what surrounded me. Now the body part I like best is my eyes, because they bring beauty to me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

It's kind of true, you do disappear off the planet if you are a middle-aged woman, but that has some advantages as well.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I had a career and I came to motherhood late and am not married and have never had such a trusting relationship with a man - and trust is where the real power of love comes from.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I don’t think that because I’m not married it’s made my life any less. That old-maid myth is garbage.

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Diane Keaton

I have a policy about fear: It cripples the soul, so you just have to fight it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

You don't really think about [career] much, because in a way it seems like another time and a different person.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

By the way, everybody approaches acting differently. Like, I'm kind of sloppy and I like it kind of loose. I like to kind of play around. Some people don't.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

A sense of freedom is something that, happily, comes with age and life experience.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I spent a lot of time protecting myself. I mean, I've met a lot of extraordinary people over the years - and I just wish I had been able to open myself up to them more.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

[Topher Grace] is thought about what he's going to do and he has a lot of ideas. So there's that.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I'm a hoarder. For me, documentation has always been key, and I've kept everything from my past.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

I think the growth of the brain is a slow process. But you do change and the more you accept change and embrace change, the better.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

Why black and white? Because color can be too demanding.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

I was cast in this commercial called "Hour After Hour." It was for a deodorant that won't wear off. And [Susan Sarandon] became the Hour After Hour girl after me. But I never met her. So I didn't really know Susan till after this movie [ "The Big Wedding"].

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

Life is short and experiences with remarkable people are rare.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I never understood the idea that you're supposed to mellow as you get older. Slowing down isn't something I relate to at all. The goal is to continue in good and bad, all of it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I build a wall around myself. I'm hard to get to know. Any trait you have, it gets worse as you go along.

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Diane Keaton

Pretty is a self-serving situation in which it's all about you. People who are pretty are superficial, but they are not beautiful. Beauty requires more depth.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

My mother always said that everyone should be required to write an autobiography of their lives.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

Here is my biggest takeaway after 60 years on the planet: There is great value in being fearless. For too much of my life, I was too afraid, too frightened by it all. That fear is one of my biggest regrets.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

There are a lot of movies I feel good about. It was a great experience that I was lucky enough to be there in it. That's the way I feel.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

What's interesting about Topher [Grace] to me was, he's playing a 29-year-old virgin, which was really kind of hard for me to believe in real life, you get my drift? I mean, that was really not possible. And somehow he pulled it off.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

The exhausting effort to control time by altering the effects of age doesn't bring happiness

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

[Women photographers] provide an inspiring reminder to all women that the choice to see, or be seen, is ours. We live in a culture in which this decision is undermined by the notion that the single most valuable contribution a woman can make is to be visually attractive. Women photographers make a strong case for seeing and an even stronger case for recording what you see.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

Humor helps us get through life with a modicum of grace. It offers one of the few benign ways of coping with the absurdity of it all.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

Working with Jack [Nicholson] is sort of like standing in front of the Grand Canyon.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

I've always loved independent women, outspoken women, eccentric women, funny women, flawed women. When someone says about a woman, 'I'm sorry, that's just wrong,' I tend to think she must be doing something right.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

My thinking about plastic surgery is this. I haven't had it, but never say never. Because when you do, you are definitely going to go there.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

Memories are simply moments that refuse to be ordinary.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

That's what I learned. I learned I couldn't shed light on love other than to feel its comings and goings and be grateful.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

As he stared into the ocean, he must have tossed a lifetime of apologies into its silence. Maybe he thought the tide would wash his troubles away.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Diane Keaton

My mother wasn't a stickler for the more practical approaches to life.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I rarely get the "Annie Hall" references other than from people who are aficionados of movies, people who really care about movies. But in general, people don't even think about it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

As an actress, I'm drawn to emotion and expressing the human condition in all its forms, and I'm fortunate to have thoughts and feelings at my fingertips.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Diane Keaton

Without a great man writing and directing for me, I realised I was a mediocre movie star at best.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I'm not a wine connoisseur, but I do like a glass or two at night.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

...I also have an extended family. The people who stayed. The people who became more than friends; the people who open the door when I knock. That's what it all boils down to. The people who have to open the door, not because they always want to but because they do.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Diane Keaton

I'm proud of "Shoot the Moon.