Jamie Lee Curtis
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Jamie Lee Curtis
My deal was that they would use a full-length picture of me in my underwear and a full-length picture of me all done up, and…
If I were an actress today at the age of 18, I would never make it, because now our young actresses all seem to be…
I’m a layperson. I barely got out of high school. I have no business telling people what to do or my big philosophy on life.…
I think I felt that I was very well known for my figure and needed to keep that up for my work. And I regret…
I wasn’t the kid who lined up her toys, although when it came to Barbies and that little traveling wardrobe with the drawers and the…
And I was ashamed of myself for feeling like I had to do that in order to look a certain way. I felt misshapen, just…
So, am I friendly with my daughter and her friends? Yes. Am I their friend? No. Does she shut the door? Yes, and I very…
I was doing a children’s book on self-esteem, and I really felt like I wanted to shed the shame I’d been feeling – and maybe…
It’s not that I’m retired; I just no longer accept acting work.
It was during a cosmetic procedure that I first had painkillers.
I’ve been in showbusiness all my life, but as an actress I have never been overly driven.
I’m uninterested in superheroes. I am only interested in real stories, real people, real connection.
I’m not a prophet. I’m not a teacher. I have no degrees. My degree is from the University of Life.
I’m never going to be an athlete, never going to be running triathlons – I’m not that person.
I’m age-appropriate. I dress age-appropriately, I choose mates age-appropriately. I’m a big believer in people should act their age.
I’m a performer. I’ve just been one since I was a little girl. I used to pretend all the time.
I’m a human being who lives a flawed, contradictory life. And I have all sorts of problems and all sorts of successes.
I used to dream of being normal. For me, if Kirk Douglas walked into the house, that was normal.
I work with The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University. I sit proudly as one of only two recovering addicts on…
If I’m honest I don’t think the world would miss me if I never acted again.
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