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A collection of quotations and thoughts by Bela Lugosi on horror, acting, monsters, loner, hearts, mind, people and actor.

8 Great Quotes By Bela Lugosi, The Undisputed King Of Horror

Famous As: American actor
Born On: October 20, 1882
Died On: August 16, 1956
Born In: Lugos, Austria-Hungary
Died At Age: 73
Bela Lugosi was a renowned Hungarian-American actor, popularly known as ‘The King of Horror’. He started off at the ‘National Theatre’ of Hungary where he played various major roles to sharpen his acting skills. After serving in the army for a couple of years, he took part in the Hungarian revolution, due to which he had to leave his hometown. He fled to Germany where he worked as a film actor but later moved to the U.S. in search of good opportunities. There he joined the ‘Hungarian Theatre’ to work in his first English play titled ‘The Red Poppy’. His performance in the play was well received by the masses which paved his way to the big screen where he debuted with ‘The Silent Command’. This was followed by various roles before ‘Dracula’, which became the most notable role of his career. This established his reputation as a villainous actor and he did number of negative roles thereafter. During the 1930’s, the genre of horror lost its popularity causing a downfall in his career. He tried to play different roles but was unsuccessful to revive his career. This fall in popularity turned him towards drugs which led to economic instability and an oppressed life. He was inducted in the ‘Hollywood Walk of Fame’. We have collected some of his most fascinating quotes, which have been curated from his popular characters. Read on the compilation of quotations and sayings by Bela Lugosi horror, acting, monsters, loner, hearts, mind, people and actors.

I guess I'm pretty much of a lone wolf. I don't say I don't like people at all but, to tell you the truth I only like it then if I have a chance to look deep into their hearts and their minds.

Bela Lugosi

I have never met a vampire personally, but I don't know what might happen tomorrow.

Bela Lugosi

It is women who love horror. Gloat over it. Feed on it. Are nourished by it. Shudder and cling and cry out-and come back for more.

Bela Lugosi

I never drink... wine.

Bela Lugosi

This is the most uncomfortable coffin I've ever been in. You are wasting my time.

Bela Lugosi

I will not be tortured, I tear torture out of myself by torturing you!

Bela Lugosi

The love-bite, it is the beginning. You will be irresistible.

Bela Lugosi

Every actor is somewhat mad, or else he'd be a plumber or a bookkeeper or a salesman.

Bela Lugosi