was doing yoga
with my girlfriend
and we were finished and we were sort of
sitting there just sort of stretching and
I looked over at her and I said, 'You know
what, I'm feeling a feeling
I don't know if I've ever actually felt
before, and that is I don't want to be anywhere
other than where I am right now - sitting
across from you.'
so much, I don't know how you can follow
that I have today has come from Friends.
I will always love it, and no other job
will compare to it. No one can say they'll
never go back to doing that ever, that would
But right now I feel
like I've done it; I've spent 15 years doing
it and I'm excited
to venture into this new arena.
I have a slightly ambiguous feeling:
is a special excitement
because unhappiness is always possible a
moment later. Thats like life: it
is so precious because death
is always beckoning.
I was seventeen I thought
I might be a star. I'd think about all my
heroes, Charlie Parker, Jimi Hendrix...
I had a romantic feeling
about how these people
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never get the accountants in before I start
up a business.
It's done on gut feeling,
especially if I can see that they are taking
the mickey out of the consumer.
is to be true
That's what makes me feel
that you have no hips
All of a sudden you get them, and it feels
sloppy. Then just when you start liking
them, they start drooping.
like to eat,
I like to cook and I don't look good
when I'm super, super skinny. I'd rather
and fit, and have some energy.
like to work.
that I get from working makes me a better
person, which makes me a better mom.
because I have the luxury of working only
one or two days a week.
of the reason
out now is not for the external - it's
for how I feel.
I find working out gives me more energy.
eight days after he (baby) was born.
what I do is extraordinary - being able
to make these pictures
and doing something you love.
So, I'll just keep doing it. I love it,
I don't do it for the awards.
I feel privileged. That's how I feel.
I feel I live a privileged
are capable of doing so many things these
days, physically, emotionally,
There are so many things that women have
evolved into and I feel really proud about
where women are right now. I think
we're just sort of holding up a mirror to
them, so, I feel
about that aspect of it, as far as encouraging
girls to know that that are coming up, seeing
that hey, that's possible.
that you get when you can really laugh
with a man
and be natural and not always think that
there's a sexual
element going on. For me, flirting
with a man means making fun of myself and
trying to open myself
and be very unpretentious.
always want to do a good
and hopefully, I won't be in something that
looks and feels
like I'm in over my head. But without really
knowing, I think a lot of the instincts
you have doing
comedy are really the same for doing
drama, in that it's essentially about listening.
The way I approach comedy, is you have to
to everything as if it's a dramatic role,
meaning you play it straight.
alive is when I'm painting.
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to the camera,
mate, it's not like I'm talking to the camera,
I'm talking to you because I want to whip
you around and plunk you right there with
me. So when this croc's belting around and
going off and I'm hanging around, you're
there. That's what I want. I want you to
use every sensation that you can, every
sense that you've got - your sight, your
hearing, your feelings,
your smell. You know that poo, I want you
to smell it. That is so completely natural.
if someone gives you a hug it's from the
heart. I've had these blokes in Hollywood
hug me trying to make out I'm their friend
and as soon as I turn their back they take
out a big bunch of knives and stab me in
the back. I feel
sorry for these people
because they are so shallow.
reading lots of books
and then called the United Nations and asked
if they could educate
me. The more I got involved, the more I
suddenly began to feel
useful as a human being and felt like I
was finally living as I should be.
really don't do much beauty
things at all. It's really the stylists
and make-up artists who make me look great
for award shows and those girlie things.
But I feel
most beautiful when I'm not working
and I'm in some country feeling natural
with my hot, sweaty glow.
is Asian and I do travel
lots to Asia and Africa and all parts of
Europe so I feel
closer to all of that living in England,
and that he'll have a better chance
at being more international growing up there.
so I feel
and centred when I'm travelling
somewhere, flying or trekking I'm sure I'll
find a kind of peace, probably with age.
like I'm Mad's mum
and I happen to have a good
as an actor
and I feel grateful for that. Mad fits into
I take him everywhere. I want him to understand
and be open to different
a regular woman,
so I always have some type of insecurities.
I'm always asking my husband
if my bum is too big. I can see good things
about them, but there are also other things
that I have insecurities over.
like I'm the one with everything to prove.
is about good
I'ts about feelings.
That's what I have to give the people,
good energy and good feelings.
I'm trying to stay calm and not feel
like this is all too good
to be true
and any day it can disappear. You can't
think like that or feel stressed
by the fact that a lot of opportunities
are opening up for you. I've worked
hard to get to this point and this is one
more stage in my life.
remember one night when I was sitting by
in my home and I started
crying and then laughing when I was thinking
about how it's so great
that this is happening and you almost can't
it. It's the strangest
but also the most wonderful feeling
you can have.
in a preconceived style, deliberately turning
their backs on nature,
miss the truth.
must recognize, when he is reasoning,
that his picture
is an artifice; but when he is painting,
he should feel
that he has copied nature. And even when
he departs from nature, he must do it with
the conviction that it is only to interpret
her more fully.
choice of colors
does not rest on any scientific theory;
it is based on observation, on feeling,
on the experience
of my sensibility. Inspired
by certain pages of Delacroix, an artist
like Signac is preoccupied with complementary
colors, and the theoretical knowledge
of them will lead him to use a certain tone
in a certain place. But I simply try to
put down colors which render my sensation.
have simply wished to assert the reasoned
and independent feeling
of my own individuality within a total knowledge
quite why, but somehow I feel
they know that I mean what I do, both when
on the screen or when if I see them in person
and greet them. That I really always do
mean hello, and how are you? In their fantasies
they feel "Gee,it can happen to me!"
the morning, the garbage men
that go by 57th Street when I come out the
door say, "Marilyn, hi! How do you
this morning?" To me,it's an honor,
and I love
them for it. The working
men, I'll go by and they'll whistle. At
first they whistle because they think,
oh, it's a girl. She's got blond
hair and she's not out of shape, and then
they say, "Gosh,it's Marilyn
a book one feels
that the author would have preferred to
rather than write;
one can sense the pleasure
he derives from describing a landscape or
a person, as if he were painting what he
is saying, because deep in his heart he
would have preferred to use brushes and
until you know
what you're talking about. That's why I
get uncomfortable with interviews. Reporters
me what I feel
China should do about Tibet. Who cares what
China should do? I'm a f---ing actor!
have a hard
with morals. All I know
is what feels
right, what's more important
to me is being honest
about who you are. Morals I get a little
hung up on.
the floor I am more at ease. I feel
nearer, more a part of the painting,
since this way I can walk around it, work
from the four sides and literally be in
language just like I love all American
things. But I confesse that I don't feel
using complex sentences or big words, hence
my famous minimally expressive
style - all the "gees" and laconic
to interviewers. Most of all, I have developed
as an art
and it's healthy
and human to experience
the whole gamut of them. And it's easier
to feel sadness
especially in a theatre, and even in the
but we don't want to feel fear
in the real world. So it's safe to do it
in a cinema and stimulate those senses.
I was lacking some kind of support
and needed to be accepted or appreciated.
had not only left the family,
but he'd died,
so perhaps as a child
is the only thing I've been able to depend
on. I've never been completely secure in
to the point where I've felt
like I'm going to be completely taken care
day I wanted to get into the skin of every
person in the place. I wanted them to feel
kind of talks about how great '70s' movies
are and the wardrobe that we had, the feel;
you kind of can see people's
attraction to it. A lot of it was taking
a look at old Starsky
& Hutch episodes, because even though
I'd grown up, that was one of the first
cop shows that I was into.
just doesn't seem that scary
to me. It's just a feel
you get and you do it.
to improvise for a role
have been times
when I have been unhappy,
but I realize that I created that unhappiness
because I was so busy worrying
about the next thing. I was worried about
how I was going to fit into a certain image
that other people
had of me. But not any more. I feel
I'm back in control
of my life
now, personally and professionally.
You know, as a kid,
when I was growing up, especially in the
third and fourth grade, I always wanted
to be a minister and preach and be a missionary.
And then for a while, after Mrs. Duncan's
fourth grade class,
I wanted to be a fourth grade teacher.
And I think,
in many ways, that I have been able to fulfill
all of that.