Ingrid Bergman (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈɪŋːrɪd ˈbærjman]; 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. She is best remembered for her roles as Ilsa Lund in Casablanca (1942) and as Alicia Huberman in Notorious (1946), an Alfred Hitchcock thriller starring Cary Grant and Claude Rains. Before becoming a star in American films, Bergman had been a leading actress in Swedish films. Her introduction to American audiences came with her starring role in the English-language remake of Intermezzo (1939). At her insistence, producer David O. Selznick agreed not to sign her to a contract – for four films rather than the then-standard seven-year period, also at her insistence – until after Intermezzo had bee... More
Ingrid Bergman Quotes
Ingrid Bergman #Alone #Money
I have grown up alone. I've taken care of myself. I worked, earned money and was independent at 18.
Ingrid Bergman #Happiness #Health
Happiness is good health and a bad memory.
Ingrid Bergman #Love #Nature
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
Ingrid Bergman #Success
I remember one day sitting at the pool and suddenly the tears were streaming down my cheeks. Why was I so unhappy? I had success. I had security. But it wasn't enough. I was exploding inside.
Ingrid Bergman #Time
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.
Ingrid Bergman #Marriage
Never again! I can see no reason for marriage - ever at all. I've had it. Three times is enough.