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Susan Sarandon Quotes

Before our kids start coming home from Iraq in body bags and women and children start dying in Baghdad, I need to know, what did Iraq do to us?

Children reinvent your world for you.

Do you really have to be the ice queen intellectual or the slut whore? Isn't there some way to be both?

Everyone has a responsibility towards this larger family of man, but especially if you're privileged, that increases your responsibility.

I feel my family's needs are a priority. I'm not comfortable with the idea of serving the many and ignoring my family.

I look forward to being older, when what you look like becomes less and less an issue and what you are is the point.

I think I'm an actor because I have very strong imagination and empathy. I never studied acting, but those two qualities are exactly the qualities that make for an activist.

I think sometimes what happens is that all of this feeling out of control manifests itself in trying to control your body; whether it's an eating disorder or talking about getting your nose fixed, as if that's going to be the solution to all the pressure.

I try to live my life every day in the present, and try not to turn a blind eye to injustice and need.

I was told I had an overabundance of original sin.

I'm a native New Yorker. Everything to do with New York feels like my family.

I'm tired of being labelled anti-American because I ask questions.

If you walk down the street and see someone in a box, you have a choice. That person is either the other and you're fearful of them, or that person is an extension of your family. And that makes you at home in that world and not fearful. So really it's very self-serving.

In the U.S., they just want to know who you're sleeping with.

It is a different world than when I was growing up, and you started to just kind of maintain at thirty-five and just hope you can hope it together. People are a lot more vital than I am and doing all kinds of things and leading really important movements.

It will be great when it's not such a big deal when a woman gets a good job.

It's still not easy to find roles that offer more complex images of women.

Just because I haven't yet had any project surgery, I'm not going to knock it, because I think women have the right to do whatever they want to their bodies that make them feel good about themselves.

Making love is like hitting a baseball. You just gotta relax and concentrate.

Now, Tim has been really, really busy, and it's been my job now to kind of deal with everything. And trying to figure out how we balance that, logistically it's a nightmare. But these little jobs make it much easier.