Find the best quotes by Nora Ephron.
Whenever I get married, I start buying Gourmet magazine.
What will happen to sex after liberation? Frankly, I don’t know. It is a great mystery to all of us.
I don’t care who you are. When you sit down to write the first page of your screenplay, in your head, you’re also writing your…
My mother was a good recreational cook, but what she basically believed about cooking was that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would…
Death is a sniper. It strikes people you love, people you like, people you know – it’s everywhere. You could be next. But then you…
Denial has been a way of life for me for many years. I actually believe in denial.
With any child entering adolescence, one hunts for signs of health, is desperate for the smallest indication that the child’s problems will never be important…
If pregnancy were a book they would cut the last two chapters.
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon…
I try to write parts for women that are as complicated and interesting as women actually are.
As far as the men who are running for president are concerned, they aren’t even people I would date.
My mother wanted us to understand that the tragedies of your life one day have the potential to be comic stories the next.
The realization that I may have only a few good years remaining has hit me with real force, and I have done a lot of…
What my mother believed about cooking is that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would do it for you.
When you slip on a banana peel, people laugh at you; but when you tell people you slipped on a banana peel, it’s your laugh.…
I am continually fascinated at the difficulty intelligent people have in distinguishing what is controversial from what is merely offensive.
Summer bachelors, like summer breezes, are never as cool as they pretend to be.
The desire to get married, which – I regret to say, I believe is basic and primal in women – is followed almost immediately by…
Beware of men who cry. It’s true that men who cry are sensitive to and in touch with feelings, but the only feelings they tend…
In my sex fantasy, nobody ever loves me for my mind.
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