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60 Top Cynthia Nixon Quotes

Famous As: American Actress, Best Known for Her Performance in the HBO Series 'Sex and the City'
Born On: April 9, 1966
Born In: Manhattan, New York, United States
Age: 57 Years

The Primetime Emmy Award winning actress Cynthia Nixon was born and raised in New York. She received her early exposure to the industry owing to her mother and started acting while she was in the middle school. Her most popular and internationally recognized role came in 1998 when she was casted as Miranda Hobbes in the hugely successful series ‘Sex and the City’. She also appeared in the subsequent films based on the series and furthered her acting career with role in some major motion pictures such as ‘James White’ and ‘Amadeus’. She also had a glorious career as a theatre actress and she is also an active social worker and a politician. An open lesbian, she has raised her voice for the LGBTQ rights and many other social causes. Known as an eloquent speaker, we have compiled the best of her quotes on love, life, fun, acting, happiness, relationships and gays/lesbians taken from her speeches, articles and interviews.

I didn't have chemo.

I didn't have chemo.

Cynthia Nixon
My mother has battled breast cancer three times.

My mother has battled breast cancer three times.

Cynthia Nixon
I am always looking for a great play and a great part to do.

I am always looking for a great play and a great part to do.

Cynthia Nixon
I'm a very big public school advocate.

I'm a very big public school advocate.

Cynthia Nixon
I'm fairly out of the loop when it comes to pop culture.

I'm fairly out of the loop when it comes to pop culture.

Cynthia Nixon
Abortion is a hard thing for Hollywood to deal with because it is so controversial and you don't want to alienate half your audience by sending one message or the other.

Abortion is a hard thing for Hollywood to deal with because it is so controversial and you don't want to alienate half your audience by sending one message or the other.

Cynthia Nixon
Women's health needs to be front and center - it often isn't, but it needs to be.

Women's health needs to be front and center - it often isn't, but it needs to be.

Cynthia Nixon
The idea of making access to safe abortions harder and more expensive and more difficult, having to travel across state lines - that puts women's health and lives in jeopardy, which is something I think no one wants.

The idea of making access to safe abortions harder and more expensive and more difficult, having to travel across state lines - that puts women's health and lives in jeopardy, which is something I think no one wants.

Cynthia Nixon
Abortion is a right I feel must not go away, and I feel like people aren't mobilizing so much because it's so complicated and it's difficult to understand.

Abortion is a right I feel must not go away, and I feel like people aren't mobilizing so much because it's so complicated and it's difficult to understand.

Cynthia Nixon
The recognition factor is so much higher when I'm a redhead, so when I'm a blonde I can pass under the radar a lot more easily.

The recognition factor is so much higher when I'm a redhead, so when I'm a blonde I can pass under the radar a lot more easily.

Cynthia Nixon
I am not a redhead, I'm a blonde.

I am not a redhead, I'm a blonde.

Cynthia Nixon
I'd do a show about garbagemen if it was good!

I'd do a show about garbagemen if it was good!

Cynthia Nixon
I'm not adopting a baby.

I'm not adopting a baby.

Cynthia Nixon
I'm so not a financial person.

I'm so not a financial person.

Cynthia Nixon
We've all seen the mom who devotes all her time and attention to her child and is so hungry for adult interaction that as soon as she's around another adult, she's not paying attention anymore.

We've all seen the mom who devotes all her time and attention to her child and is so hungry for adult interaction that as soon as she's around another adult, she's not paying attention anymore.

Cynthia Nixon
I've seen wonderful stay-at-home moms and moms who could use a little improving.

I've seen wonderful stay-at-home moms and moms who could use a little improving.

Cynthia Nixon
I just want my relationship to be more for myself rather than a public statement.

I just want my relationship to be more for myself rather than a public statement.

Cynthia Nixon
I understand that if I really need my hair to be nice, now I hire someone to do it, and I understand that putting on a pair of heels really makes a difference.

I understand that if I really need my hair to be nice, now I hire someone to do it, and I understand that putting on a pair of heels really makes a difference.

Cynthia Nixon
Even though I'm over 35, I feel like so much more of a leading lady than I did when I was 30.

Even though I'm over 35, I feel like so much more of a leading lady than I did when I was 30.

Cynthia Nixon
I don't really want to get married to get married pretend.

I don't really want to get married to get married pretend.

Cynthia Nixon
I always sort of thought, 'I'm probably going to get breast cancer. There's a really good chance.'

I always sort of thought, 'I'm probably going to get breast cancer. There's a really good chance.'

Cynthia Nixon
I don't define myself. I'm just a woman in love with another woman.

I don't define myself. I'm just a woman in love with another woman.

Cynthia Nixon
I had a lumpectomy. It wasn't that bad. Six and a half weeks of radiation.

I had a lumpectomy. It wasn't that bad. Six and a half weeks of radiation.

Cynthia Nixon
I think TV is the only place left where you can have a midsize something.

I think TV is the only place left where you can have a midsize something.

Cynthia Nixon
I am definitely as happy as I've ever been. Happier, I would say, than I've ever been.

I am definitely as happy as I've ever been. Happier, I would say, than I've ever been.

Cynthia Nixon
Women are half the population and they know how to take care of themselves, if they are only given access to health care.

Women are half the population and they know how to take care of themselves, if they are only given access to health care.

Cynthia Nixon
There are a lot of myths about gay people.

There are a lot of myths about gay people.

Cynthia Nixon
While I don't often use the word, the technically precise term for my orientation is bisexual. I believe bisexuality is not a choice, it is a fact. What I have 'chosen' is to be in a gay relationship.

While I don't often use the word, the technically precise term for my orientation is bisexual. I believe bisexuality is not a choice, it is a fact. What I have 'chosen' is to be in a gay relationship.

Cynthia Nixon
I believe we all have different ways we came to the gay community and we can't and shouldn't be pigeon-holed into one cultural narrative which can be uninclusive and disempowering.

I believe we all have different ways we came to the gay community and we can't and shouldn't be pigeon-holed into one cultural narrative which can be uninclusive and disempowering.

Cynthia Nixon
My girlfriend is much better than I am at working hard then resting, and she demands that from me, too. She insists on having time when we don't do anything. We leave the housework and watch a movie.

My girlfriend is much better than I am at working hard then resting, and she demands that from me, too. She insists on having time when we don't do anything. We leave the housework and watch a movie.

Cynthia Nixon