157 Great Quotes By Jennifer Aniston That Prove She Is Bold, Beautiful And Brainy
Founder / Co Founder:
Plan B Entertainment, Echo Films, Plan B Productions
Jennifer Joanna Aniston is an American actress, businesswoman and producer, best known for playing Rachel Green in the cult classic American sitcom ‘FRIENDS’. Aniston has also been a successful actress in mainstream Hollywood films following the success in the TV show ‘FRIENDS’ and is regarded as one of the most celebrated actresses in the industry. Some of the noted films in which she has starred include ‘We’re The Millers’, ‘Friends With Money’, ‘Along Came Polly’, ‘The Good Girl’, ‘Just Go With It’, ‘He’s Just Not That Into You’, ‘Horrible Bosses’, ‘Bruce Almighty’ and ‘Break Up’. Over the course of her three decade long career, she has firmly established herself as one of the most sought after actresses in Hollywood. Aniston has not only been the standard Hollywood celebrity but has been a vocal supporter of philanthropic activities and has used her fame to garner huge contribution towards a large number of causes that are close to her heart. In addition to that, she has been an extremely media savvy actress, who has appeared for several interviews throughout her career and has voiced her thoughts on a range of subjects. Here is a collection of some of her most important quotes and thoughts which have been excerpted from her movies, dialogues, tweets, interviews and public utterances.
Once you figure out who you are and what you love about yourself, I think it all kind of falls into place. People who avoid the brick walls - all power to ya, but we all have to hit them sometimes in order to push through to the next level, to evolve. I've seen people go through divorces and stuff, crossroads that don't end well. Often. I've always loved to combine different scents to come up with my own unique thing. Cancer affects all of us, whether you're a daughter, mother, sister, friend, coworker, doctor, patient. I was always the mediator. I'm not sitting dwelling about the past or stressing or fretting about something in the future. I want to see friends more and travel more. Everybody who has ever been snubbed, you know that is very humiliating. I feel sexy in my jeans and wearing my boyfriend's T-shirt. The women that inspire me are the ones who have careers and children; why would I want to limit myself? I've always wanted to have children, and I would never give up that experience for a career. I want to have it all. I think a good relationship is about collaboration. When somebody follows you 20 blocks to the pharmacy, where they watch you buy toilet paper, you know your life has changed. Yes, I play dress up! I do it for a living, like a retard! Of course, the ideal scenario for parenting is obviously two parents of a mature age. Wrinkles happen to human beings. Realistically speaking, I don't know how many more years I will want to be acting or will be invited to be. I think when you're off the clock, you should be off the clock. I've never sat there and plotted out how I was going to become successful or famous. 'Friends' will always remain friends. I always try to sleep for at least eight hours a night and, of course, water, water, water! Really try to follow what it is that you want to do and what your heart is telling you to do. My father and I are friends and my mother and I don't speak. It's a bummer. I miss her. I really am pretty happy with what God gave me. There are many stages of grief. Nobody thinks of themselves as sexy, really. Some days you go, 'Hey, I'm not going too bad today.' But if you try and be sexy, you'll never be sexy. It's sad, something coming to an end. It cracks you open, in a way - cracks you open to feeling. I've gone for each type: the rough guy; the nerdy, sweet, lovable guy; and the slick guy. I don't really have a type. Men in general are a good thing. When someone follows you all the way to the shop and watches you buy toilet roll, you know your life has changed. You know when I feel inwardly beautiful? When I am with my girlfriends and we are having a 'goddess circle'. I couldn't have found a better man than Brad. He still opens doors for me and brings me flowers. He's the sweetest goofball on the planet. I had an idea of what I thought was funny. It's kind of based on how I am. That's what I hate about a lot of comedies, when you're hitting a line or making it funny. The first time I kissed Brad my knees went weak - I literally lost my breath! Don't rely on men but don't shun them either. In a man, I look for a friend, someone who's equal, with whom I'm comfortable. I don't have a religion. I believe in a God. I don't know what it looks like but it's MY god. My own interpretation of the supernatural. We're all with Friends until Friends dies. If one of us goes, we all go. One of us wouldn't leave. It wouldn't be the show it is without each of us. I almost resent the whole fashion thing. Good God- never wearing the same thing twice and all of those things. It's a pain in the ass. You're damned if you're too thin and you're damned if you're too heavy. According to the press I've been both. Its impossible to satisfy everyone and I suggest we stop trying. What inspires you, what excites you when you wake up in the morning? I was born in Sherman Oaks, California. The greater your capacity to love, the greater your capacity to feel the pain. I would quite like to create a fragrance for men though - something that I like. I've never in my life said I didn't want to have children. I did and I do and I will! I'm enjoying simplifying things. I realised it was only me who was stopping myself from living my life. I think you miss out on a lot of stuff when you're so protected and isolated. You know what makes me feel old? When I see girls who are 20-something, or the new crop of actresses, and think, Aren't we kind of the same age? Having experienced everything you don't want in a partner over time, it starts to narrow down to what you actually do want. I love acting, but being an actor for hire only serves so much, and then you want to fill your well up again and be charged by something else. I'm lucky if I write a letter. My hair has never been my greatest feature, so that was funny enough unto itself that my hair became so focused on. I'm really happy. Really! It gets so boring you know just to do the same thing over and over again. The thing I am attracted to is just good writing and stories that are based somewhat in reality. I am pretty controlled I have to say. I am a creature of habit. Well, honestly I feel like an ordinary woman. Everybody relates to having a dream. I'm thrilled with how my career is evolving. My parents' divorce left me with a lot of sadness and pain and acting, and especially humour, was my way of dealing with all that. I went to the Rudolf Steiner School in New York, and you're not allowed to watch TV. My dad became a soap opera actor, and I was an extra in a skating rink scene on the soap. I didn't audition. It was nepotism all the way. When you accept a role in a pilot, you automatically sign up for five years. You think it's scary to walk down the aisle? Try signing a five-year contract for a show you may not want to be part of down the road. Here's where I luck out: I'm really computer illiterate. I was starting to buy into my own sort of stereotype in a way. The best smell in the world is that man that you love. There are a lot of movies that are unbelievable successes that I would be mortified to be a part of. There are no regrets in life, just lessons. Oh gosh, I noticed dramatic changes in my body after I started doing yoga, but I also think you have to shake things up. Your body will tell you what it needs. I'm sprouting more than one wonderful grey hair. Art is so subjective, and people can react however they want. People laugh at me. Sometimes I know why, and sometimes I don't. I support women, men, anybody who is in a place that's not their strongest and who is ready to push forward. I'm not one aspect of the human experience - none of us is. When I think about a character, it does start with the shoes: What kind would she wear? How would she walk in them? The tabloids, instead of being about alien babies and stuff, it's my triplets, quadruplets, marriages, feuds. Oh, my God, my thirties blew! Forties are great. When I was 22, I was having a ball! OK, in all seriousness, I would say I couldn't be in a relationship without equality, generosity, integrity, spirit, kindness and humor. And awesomeness. As an adult, I can't blame my parents any more. Marriage brings up all the things I pushed to the back burner - the fears, the mistrust, the doubts, the insecurities. It's like opening Pandora's box. I actually feel I've been unbelievably lucky in love. I don't know if I ever really get mad in real life. There is nothing you can control about love. I have been pregnant in so many movies it's ridiculous. It's impossible to satisfy everyone, and I suggest we all stop trying. I always say, "Don't make plans, make options. I love clothes, but I don't know what to put on myself, let alone others. I have a lot of help getting dressed. My best hostess tip is to have good food and really good music!
I've learned that you can get through things that hurt. Nothing will kill you. Nothing. People are unbelievable. we have such resilience.
You can undo a lot of things. If you're not happy, you can become happy. Happiness is a choice. That's the thing I really feel.
I don't feel my age. I feel young every day.
I love being home. I have friends that come over.
It's sad, something coming to an end. It cracks you open, in a way - cracks you open to feeling. When you try to avoid the pain, it creates greater pain.
I'm just so happy, and I'm grateful for my fans. I just hope I keep doing work that they love. I'm a sweats and UGGs girl. Very casual.