3 Embeth Davidtz Quotes from South African Actress

Embeth Davidtz is an American-South African actress that has starred in films like “Schindler’s List”, “Matilda” and “The Amazing Spider-Man” as well as TV shows like “In Treatment” and “The Morning Show.”

Born in Indiana to South African parents she moved to South Africa at nine and later studied at Rhodes University.

She began her acting career in Cape Town gaining recognition in local theater.

Embeth Davidtz Quotes

Davidtz’s film debut was in 1988’s “Mutator” and she later won awards for her stage performances catching Steven Spielberg’s attention which led to her role in “Schindler’s List.”

Here are some of the top quotes by Embeth Davidtz.

Best Embeth Davidtz Quotes

Embeth Davidtz quotes

I was amazed at the rosy glow that can be around one when you’re in a film that’s done well. ~ Embeth Davidtz.


The smartest people I know have that extra edge. The risk is always there that you’ll look terribly undignified and slobbering, and inside I cringe about that, but I should be more aggressive. ~ Embeth Davidtz.


I’ve accepted I can’t rely on my work alone; I must market myself. The truly spectacular roles do go to the girls who actively promote their popularity. ~ Embeth Davidtz.

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