love experimenting with my sexuality. If
that means girls then so be it. It would
be wrong to hide this side of my personality.
What is so wrong with a 22-year-old woman
showing her sexuality? If people want to
insult me, let them. Call me a slag. If
being a slag means being a strong woman,
I'll gladly be that.
a strong female - don't be afraid of the
flack that goes along with that.
think that whatever size or shape body you
have, it's important to embrace it and get
down! The female body is something that's
so beautiful. I wish women would be proud
of their bodies and not dis other women
for being proud of theirs!
own experience has shown that you can survive
after going through terrible times at home
and I give my utmost support to those women
and young people living with the threat
of domestic abuse... Don't suffer in silence
because help is out there.
was always the girl
who wore the big black skirts because I
was a little chunkies and that's all I could
there is a beautiful
thing which is wonderful,
to look like a woman,
not a green bean.
for office? No. I've
slept with too many women,
I've done too many drugs,
and I've been to too many parties.
the old-fashioned type who prefers to meet
in a more normal setting. I don't like to
feel that I'm being hunted down. I've always
liked to do my own hunting when it comes
to meeting women.
(paparazzi) were doing a full back shot
of me in a swimsuit and I thought,
Oh my God,
I have to be so brave.
See, every woman
that in a way we're not showing girls something
that they aren't capable of, right now.
The angels aren't out there going, 'By the
way, this is who you should be and this
is where women
are going to end up.' I think we're holding
up a mirror to women right now and saying
that this is who you are, what you're
capable of, and what you are doing at
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.
in the beginning, it was really tough.
Coming from Cincinnati, Ohio, I was just
who had a dream,
which was to go to Los
Angeles, have a career
and to be able to support
To have a dream like that and, you know,
you're not ready for what's coming ahead.
I think that's just a part of being famous,
and something you learn
night of the wedding
was, like, the best
ever. You know, a lot of women
get pregnant on their wedding night. Im
not saying that I am, Im just saying.
should be home with the children,
building that home and making sure there's
a secure family
They're the best
thing ever created. If they want to be like
and come down to our level, that's fine.
want to use colours
that complement each other, that cause each
other to shine brilliantly, that complete
each other like a man
and a woman.
van Gogh Quotes
is a vital element toward the individual
of every man
fulfilled as a woman.
never had many female
growing up and I've never been comfortable
with the girlie side of me anyway. I'm not
soft and emotional,
so it's probably easier to approach me as
to be a success,
and every man
should have her and his own bathroom. The
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.
have a figure,
and there aren't many girls
out there right now who have that.
a lot of Alfie women.
No, I really do. Women who I think
is wielding their sexuality.
So theres misogynism in men,
in women..its a confusing
especially when women are being
told that power is being on the cover of
a magazine and being paid
a lot of money,
you know what I mean?
is a tough
are your rivals, it really puts a damper
on your perspective of other girls.
are gorgeous girls
in Brazil because we are the products of
a mix of races.
Its not like, for example, the Japanese
who all look the same.
being a woman.
I love the sexiness
we get to exude. But the best
thing about being a woman is the power
we have over men.
used to think
as I looked out on the Hollywood
night, 'There must be thousands of girls
sitting alone like me, dreaming
of becoming a movie
But I'm not going to worry
about them. I'm dreaming the hardest.'
one ever told me I was pretty
when I was a little girl.
All little girls should be told they're
pretty, even if they aren't.
really got the idea
I must be a star,
or something from the newspapermen, I'm
not the women
who would interview me and they would be
warm and friendly. By the way, that part
of the press,
you know, the men of the press, unless they
have their own personal quirks against me,
they were always very warm and friendly
and they'd say, "You know, you're the
only star," and I'd say, "Star?"
and they'd look at me as if I were nuts.
they, in their own kind of way, made me
realize I was famous.
that if you take your clothes
off, somehow you must have loose morals.
There's still a negative
in our society
who use a strength
that's inherent - their femininity - in
any way that might be considered seductive.
spent a lot of time
with transsexuals and transvestites- I went
out clubbing with them in London
as the character. And of course, theres
a lot of grooming involved. Hats off the
ladies- I understand
an easy job
being a lady.
A lot of plucking and shaving and that sort
of thing. It was wonderful- it was one of
those transformative roles.
For an actor,
theyre the ones that you look forward
to the most.
is not the application of a canon of beauty
but what the instinct and the brain can
conceive beyond any canon. When we love
we dont start measuring her limbs.
a professor from Yale, Professor [Jeffrey]
Sonnenfeld. He says the real workplace
doesn't use sex appeal. And I say, you'd
better stay a professor and not go into
The fact is, there are certain women
who are able to use sex appeal to win.
Because I'm such a diplomat, I want to say
to never use it. But the fact is, life
is loaded with it.
to notice in the last few months that the
available to women
in their thirties
suddenly seem a lot better than the ones
for women in their mid- to late-twenties.
Which makes sense. Women have got more to
say at this point in their lives.
They´ve had a decade of getting to
of making mistakes,
reflecting back to failed
all those things, and as a result,
the characters, the roles, become much more
I have to produce
direct movies, whatever to change
the way Hollywood
treats older women,
I'll do it. If I have to bend the rules,
I will. If I have to break them, I will.
very interested in the commitment
aspect of marriage
and that is a very romantic
thing. Some girls
grow up with that burning desire
just to have that day. I don't know if I'm
one of those girls, or if I've been affected
by my parents'
As things evolve, jewellery could definitely
its way into the fold. Even in Sudan,
weve always heard that diamonds are
don't mind being a villain because even
a villain has a heart, so that doesn't bother
me. I'm against anything that is gratuitously
or that is demeaning to women
in a way, that continues to perpetuate the
image that we deserve to be demeaned. Therefore
I've had to turn down scripts over the years.
I'm not gonna be carrying a gun shooting