Julia Louis-Dreyfus Quotes

And Seinfeld is so quick: we crank out one show a week, and the hours are very reasonable.... - Julia Louis-Dreyfus

And Seinfeld is so quick: we crank out one show a week, and the hours are very reasonable.
— Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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As an actress, it appeals to me because I love the idea of playing those in-between moments, the sort of behavioral stuff that one might not normally see.

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Before computers, telephone lines and television connect us, we all share the same air, the same oceans, the same mountains and rivers. We are all equally responsible for protecting them.

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Doing a half-hour TV show is a dream.

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Elaine is just in pain. I think Elaine has become very, very sad woman. She is someone who is in deep need of many hours of analysis and I like to think that I'm not that type of person.

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Even my great grand-mother did impressions.

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Everybody seems to know me. It's very strange.

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I always wanted to perform.

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I dropped out of college my junior year to do Saturday Night Live, and I didn't even consult my parents. They were very supportive because they had no choice.

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I guess if I wrote a book one day, it would be about hair.

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I have no agenda except to be funny. Neither I or the writers profess to offer any worldly wisdom.

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I really do like to work. I will work again. But on my terms.

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I think Elaine would go out with anyone if they showed interest in her. She's nuts. The woman's nuts.

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I walk around feeling a sort of existential guilt all the time; and honestly for me this house is a way of feeling less guilty about the universe.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

I'm not the type to cut back on hot showers, but there's no harm in hot water when it's warmed by the sun.

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I'm particularly fortunate to be in a position where I can bring my child to work and be able to get good child care. Not a lot of women have that.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

I've actually considered going with my married name, Julia Hall, but all the paperwork.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

If you feel rooted in your home and family, if you're active in your community, there's nothing more empowering. The best way to make a difference in the world is to start by making a difference in your own life.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

It is, I think, harder for women. I haven't quite figured it out, and all of my women friends haven't figured it out -how the hell do you do this? How do you work and have families?

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

It's much more acceptable for men to work and father kids. There's an inherent inequality, because we want to do it all, and I don't know how we can do this all.

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L.A. I could live without.

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Making a movie is a long, dull process. There's a lot of waiting around.

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My goal is, of course, for this show to do well, and I would love it if people liked it.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

New York is nice, but I don't like it as much as I used to.

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Some people can sometimes really invade your space and kind of never leave you alone.

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The fact of the matter is that everybody treats me pretty much as one of the boys, which I take as a great compliment.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

The schedule of doing a live TV show every week is very difficult.

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The Seinfeld motto: No learning, no hugging.

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The war and terrorism in the Middle East, the crisis of leadership in many of the oil-supply countries in the developing world, the crisis of global warming - all these are very clearly tied to energy.

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There's a pressure regardless of that to do a good show.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

We are 5 percent of the global population and consume a third of the total resources - on some level we should all feel guilty relative to the world.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

When I got pregnant my foot grew, but I was denying it. I've been denying it for three years.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

When I was growing up, I always thought my hair was messy.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

And Seinfeld is so quick: we crank out one show a week, and the hours are very reasonable.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus