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127 Insightful Quotes By Robin Wright On Health, Happiness, Love & Beauty

Famous As: First Actress to Win a Golden Globe for a Streaming TV Series
Born On: April 8, 1966
Born In: Dallas, Texas, United States
Age: 56 Years

Did you know that Robin Gayle Wright is one of the highest paid actors in the Unites States? Beginning her career as a model in her early teens, she reached a phenomenal height within a short span of time. Yet, she believes she is not successful, at least in terms of Hollywood and reprimands herself for not doing enough after every movie. In her interviews, she has talked freely not only about her works, but also about other sundry things such as what she remembers about her birth place Texas and what she thinks about Los Angeles or what type of youngster she actually was. Here are some of her quotes on health, happiness, love, beauty, joy, negativity, business, life and other things.

I can't imagine going back to long hair. Cutting it was the greatest thing I ever did

I can't imagine going back to long hair. Cutting it was the greatest thing I ever did

Robin Wright
I've always wanted to be able to let myself go over the edge

I've always wanted to be able to let myself go over the edge

Robin Wright
It's just poetry, beauty and love. How hard can that be to act?

It's just poetry, beauty and love. How hard can that be to act?

Robin Wright
If you're happy, if you're feeling good, then nothing else matters.

If you're happy, if you're feeling good, then nothing else matters.

Robin Wright
I'd rather attempt something I'm not sure I can do

I'd rather attempt something I'm not sure I can do

Robin Wright
It's what still excites me most about acting: letting your imagination go places it's never been before. There's nothing better than that

It's what still excites me most about acting: letting your imagination go places it's never been before. There's nothing better than that

Robin Wright
I think I've always been a follow-the-leader with my career, or maybe waiting for things to happen. Now I'm like, I'm OK-I know the direction, whoever's on board can go with me.

I think I've always been a follow-the-leader with my career, or maybe waiting for things to happen. Now I'm like, I'm OK-I know the direction, whoever's on board can go with me.

Robin Wright
The seasoned woman is going to offer a more seasoned character.

The seasoned woman is going to offer a more seasoned character.

Robin Wright
I've been told I've done a lot of flop movies. And I think, 'Wow, I've never considered them flops!' I've loved every character I played.

I've been told I've done a lot of flop movies. And I think, 'Wow, I've never considered them flops!' I've loved every character I played.

Robin Wright
I think I've always been waiting for things to happen.

I think I've always been waiting for things to happen.

Robin Wright
I always look for variety. I always want to run the gamut.

I always look for variety. I always want to run the gamut.

Robin Wright
I secretly want to skydive, even though it's my greatest fear!

I secretly want to skydive, even though it's my greatest fear!

Robin Wright
I dislike arrogant men and diva behavior in either gender.

I dislike arrogant men and diva behavior in either gender.

Robin Wright
My mother liked to buy houses, fix them up, and turn them over. We'd live somewhere for a few months and then move to another house, sometimes just two blocks away.

My mother liked to buy houses, fix them up, and turn them over. We'd live somewhere for a few months and then move to another house, sometimes just two blocks away.

Robin Wright
I didn't want to commit to a TV show.

I didn't want to commit to a TV show.

Robin Wright
I tell you, being on a soap is the hardest work, and it gets so old. Get on your mark, get in the light, don't turn too far upstage - that's all it is.

I tell you, being on a soap is the hardest work, and it gets so old. Get on your mark, get in the light, don't turn too far upstage - that's all it is.

Robin Wright
I hate everything I do. I hate my voice. I sound like a guy.

I hate everything I do. I hate my voice. I sound like a guy.

Robin Wright
You never accomplish everything you want to accomplish.

You never accomplish everything you want to accomplish.

Robin Wright
I'd rather do 'She's So Lovely' that John Cassavetes wrote versus doing 'Batman.'

I'd rather do 'She's So Lovely' that John Cassavetes wrote versus doing 'Batman.'

Robin Wright
The word 'demand' is a tricky word when used by our gender. When used by men, it's part of their vernacular.

The word 'demand' is a tricky word when used by our gender. When used by men, it's part of their vernacular.

Robin Wright
That character called 'Robin Wright' in the movie called 'The Congress' has nothing to do with me... I've never felt that way about life choices, career, etc.

That character called 'Robin Wright' in the movie called 'The Congress' has nothing to do with me... I've never felt that way about life choices, career, etc.

Robin Wright
I'm not a practice religion freak. I didn't grow up in a religious family, but I have a faith.

I'm not a practice religion freak. I didn't grow up in a religious family, but I have a faith.

Robin Wright
I know what I don't want.

I know what I don't want.

Robin Wright
I honestly don't want to act anymore.

I honestly don't want to act anymore.

Robin Wright
If 'American Beauty' came out today, it wouldn't make nearly as much money.

If 'American Beauty' came out today, it wouldn't make nearly as much money.

Robin Wright
You're never going to be able to delve into the character traits of a Michelle Obama or Hillary Clinton.

You're never going to be able to delve into the character traits of a Michelle Obama or Hillary Clinton.

Robin Wright
I don't want to always be the tortured, soulful wife.

I don't want to always be the tortured, soulful wife.

Robin Wright
As an actor, I had noticed very vividly that very few directors know how to direct actors because they haven't done it.

As an actor, I had noticed very vividly that very few directors know how to direct actors because they haven't done it.

Robin Wright
You couldn't pay me enough money to go back to being 20. So many tears; what a nightmare it was. It's much better being older.

You couldn't pay me enough money to go back to being 20. So many tears; what a nightmare it was. It's much better being older.

Robin Wright
I met an agent through my modeling agency who encouraged me to go out and audition for sitcoms, and I was absolutely petrified because I had no desire to do it.

I met an agent through my modeling agency who encouraged me to go out and audition for sitcoms, and I was absolutely petrified because I had no desire to do it.

Robin Wright
I'm not exactly the type of actress who does half a dozen films a year.

I'm not exactly the type of actress who does half a dozen films a year.

Robin Wright
I really wanted to be a mom. I didn't want my kids to be raised by a nanny, which would have been the case if I were working two movies in a year, you know? And I would have been hospitalized with fatigue.

I really wanted to be a mom. I didn't want my kids to be raised by a nanny, which would have been the case if I were working two movies in a year, you know? And I would have been hospitalized with fatigue.

Robin Wright
I wish I were stronger in areas. Not so consumed or distracted.

I wish I were stronger in areas. Not so consumed or distracted.

Robin Wright
I don't know enough about politics. I am out of the loop.

I don't know enough about politics. I am out of the loop.

Robin Wright
It's just never been in my nature to go out there and go on a red carpet to say, 'Oh, publicize me!'

It's just never been in my nature to go out there and go on a red carpet to say, 'Oh, publicize me!'

Robin Wright
From the time I was wee big, my mother was one of the first members of Mary Kay Cosmetics. Women going door-to-door and letting housewives have their own business - that was really a breakthrough. It was huge.

From the time I was wee big, my mother was one of the first members of Mary Kay Cosmetics. Women going door-to-door and letting housewives have their own business - that was really a breakthrough. It was huge.

Robin Wright
Dark chocolate-covered blueberries are my favorite sweet.

Dark chocolate-covered blueberries are my favorite sweet.

Robin Wright
The best part of shooting 'House of Cards' in Baltimore is eating lots of soft-shell crab.

The best part of shooting 'House of Cards' in Baltimore is eating lots of soft-shell crab.

Robin Wright
I run, lift weights and do yoga to stay in shape.

I run, lift weights and do yoga to stay in shape.

Robin Wright
I remember calling directors numerous times and saying, 'Oh, you should cast so-and-so instead of me. They're much better for the role.'

I remember calling directors numerous times and saying, 'Oh, you should cast so-and-so instead of me. They're much better for the role.'

Robin Wright
Famous is celebrityism, and I don't want that... I know that I'm not that. Everybody knows who you are. I can't imagine living that life, but I don't think I consider myself famous.

Famous is celebrityism, and I don't want that... I know that I'm not that. Everybody knows who you are. I can't imagine living that life, but I don't think I consider myself famous.

Robin Wright
I think the inception of my interest in arts was when I was around 9 or 10 and I started dancing. I was really convinced that I was going to go to New York and be onstage in 'A Chorus Line.'

I think the inception of my interest in arts was when I was around 9 or 10 and I started dancing. I was really convinced that I was going to go to New York and be onstage in 'A Chorus Line.'

Robin Wright
I loved Europe so much.

I loved Europe so much.

Robin Wright
I always loved to dance and move. I probably should have been a mime or something like that.

I always loved to dance and move. I probably should have been a mime or something like that.

Robin Wright
With 'House of Cards,' you really get the heart and the meat of drama - and it's a thriller!

With 'House of Cards,' you really get the heart and the meat of drama - and it's a thriller!

Robin Wright
Entertainment and escapism - those are the bigger money-making films today.

Entertainment and escapism - those are the bigger money-making films today.

Robin Wright
I wouldn't be a good model for any designer's idea of what fashion is.

I wouldn't be a good model for any designer's idea of what fashion is.

Robin Wright
Just lying in my big bed with Frette sheets. Oh my god, there's nothing better.

Just lying in my big bed with Frette sheets. Oh my god, there's nothing better.

Robin Wright
I'm really trying to be in the now - that's so spiritual and stuff. It's just so much more pleasant and sane.

I'm really trying to be in the now - that's so spiritual and stuff. It's just so much more pleasant and sane.

Robin Wright
If there's nothing for me to do as an actress, then that's frustrating. I'd rather go work at a menial labour job, where I can actually get my hands dirty.

If there's nothing for me to do as an actress, then that's frustrating. I'd rather go work at a menial labour job, where I can actually get my hands dirty.

Robin Wright
Hollywood is difficult to navigate if you have integrity, so I opted not to work if there wasn't enough to do in a role, which doesn't have to do with the role's size.

Hollywood is difficult to navigate if you have integrity, so I opted not to work if there wasn't enough to do in a role, which doesn't have to do with the role's size.

Robin Wright
I just pray I can keep working. I just pray I grow old gracefully.

I just pray I can keep working. I just pray I grow old gracefully.

Robin Wright
For actors in Hollywood, it's very straightforward. We're well-paid animals in a zoo.

For actors in Hollywood, it's very straightforward. We're well-paid animals in a zoo.

Robin Wright
I didn't want to raise my kids in this weird, sycophantic society. If you have celebrity parents, it's not a good recipe for the kids, or anyone at any age.

I didn't want to raise my kids in this weird, sycophantic society. If you have celebrity parents, it's not a good recipe for the kids, or anyone at any age.

Robin Wright
Maybe I'm a control freak.

Maybe I'm a control freak.

Robin Wright
I love my life.

I love my life.

Robin Wright
I'm trying to do the paleo diet. No carbs.

I'm trying to do the paleo diet. No carbs.

Robin Wright
Running gets everything done, doesn't it? Covers it all.

Running gets everything done, doesn't it? Covers it all.

Robin Wright
I have Spanx on. Always! I have to wear them all the time!

I have Spanx on. Always! I have to wear them all the time!

Robin Wright
What I'm looking for in people now is kindness.

What I'm looking for in people now is kindness.

Robin Wright
Would I marry again? No. But never say never. Why marry? It's a beautiful fortress, but I don't need it.

Would I marry again? No. But never say never. Why marry? It's a beautiful fortress, but I don't need it.

Robin Wright
All marriages have their phases.

All marriages have their phases.

Robin Wright
I never went to college. I was pregnant at 23.

I never went to college. I was pregnant at 23.

Robin Wright
I'm not in the business of talking about what 'isn't.'

I'm not in the business of talking about what 'isn't.'

Robin Wright
Love is possible as life is possible.

Love is possible as life is possible.

Robin Wright
It took me a long time to grow up.

It took me a long time to grow up.

Robin Wright
D.C. is more corrupt than Hollywood. It really is.

D.C. is more corrupt than Hollywood. It really is.

Robin Wright
I have a house here in California and come back every month and a half to see my kids. And they come to New York.

I have a house here in California and come back every month and a half to see my kids. And they come to New York.

Robin Wright
I've been so anti-tattoos my whole life.

I've been so anti-tattoos my whole life.

Robin Wright
Divorce in and of itself, and with children, is devastating.

Divorce in and of itself, and with children, is devastating.

Robin Wright
Hollywood is a suction for your confidence or your faith or your togetherness. Just walking on the street you can feel it.

Hollywood is a suction for your confidence or your faith or your togetherness. Just walking on the street you can feel it.

Robin Wright
I have such a little face.

I have such a little face.

Robin Wright
Everyone has the answers.

Everyone has the answers.

Robin Wright
Sean's a better person when he's directing. He becomes a queen when he's an actor. And he's so unhappy when he's acting.

Sean's a better person when he's directing. He becomes a queen when he's an actor. And he's so unhappy when he's acting.

Robin Wright
I want to be perfect. I don't want to fail. And you always fail.

I want to be perfect. I don't want to fail. And you always fail.

Robin Wright
Unless you're a star in this town, you're really nothing.

Unless you're a star in this town, you're really nothing.

Robin Wright
My favorite designers are Levi Strauss and Fruit of the Loom.

My favorite designers are Levi Strauss and Fruit of the Loom.

Robin Wright
I like movies that make you think.

I like movies that make you think.

Robin Wright
When I had money in the past, I would always travel rather than spend it on big apartments or cars. And I still feel exactly the same way.

When I had money in the past, I would always travel rather than spend it on big apartments or cars. And I still feel exactly the same way.

Robin Wright
I could not understand why Meryl Streep, for example, is allowed to work while pregnant and I'm not.

I could not understand why Meryl Streep, for example, is allowed to work while pregnant and I'm not.

Robin Wright
I would have made a lousy stripper. I'm just not very comfortable exposing myself.

I would have made a lousy stripper. I'm just not very comfortable exposing myself.

Robin Wright
I like the whole package to be good, It's a rarity that that happens, so I end up not working a lot.

I like the whole package to be good, It's a rarity that that happens, so I end up not working a lot.

Robin Wright
Is that romantic fantasy real? Um, after kids, no. Take the kids away, I don't know. Depends.

Is that romantic fantasy real? Um, after kids, no. Take the kids away, I don't know. Depends.

Robin Wright
I'd rather attempt something I'm not sure I can do.

I'd rather attempt something I'm not sure I can do.

Robin Wright
I turned down a lot of things that were so-called commercial. You're coming out of one film, and then they want you to be in the same one.

I turned down a lot of things that were so-called commercial. You're coming out of one film, and then they want you to be in the same one.

Robin Wright
It's what still excites me most about acting: letting your imagination go places it's never been before. There's nothing better than that.

It's what still excites me most about acting: letting your imagination go places it's never been before. There's nothing better than that.

Robin Wright
We really enjoy entertaining our children with characters. We'll act out all of The Wizard of Oz together.

We really enjoy entertaining our children with characters. We'll act out all of The Wizard of Oz together.

Robin Wright
I was technically a Valley Girl, even though I absolutely dreaded being called that. I really hated the idea that I was a Valley Girl.

I was technically a Valley Girl, even though I absolutely dreaded being called that. I really hated the idea that I was a Valley Girl.

Robin Wright
Most of my memories of Texas are of mosquitoes, watermelons, crickets, and my brother teasing me.

Most of my memories of Texas are of mosquitoes, watermelons, crickets, and my brother teasing me.

Robin Wright
My mother gave me a sense of independence, a sense of total confidence that we could do whatever it was we set out to do. That's how we were raised.

My mother gave me a sense of independence, a sense of total confidence that we could do whatever it was we set out to do. That's how we were raised.

Robin Wright
Sometimes I think they should set up an asylum for people like that... a whole slew of paparazzi defending their positions.

Sometimes I think they should set up an asylum for people like that... a whole slew of paparazzi defending their positions.

Robin Wright
Sean's a great, great writer.

Sean's a great, great writer.

Robin Wright
Sean's movies are provocative and challenging without being slick.

Sean's movies are provocative and challenging without being slick.

Robin Wright
After every movie, I always kick myself for the same things-didn't do enough, not enough variation, not enough interesting choices, too bland.

After every movie, I always kick myself for the same things-didn't do enough, not enough variation, not enough interesting choices, too bland.

Robin Wright
I've always wanted to be able to let myself go over the edge.

I've always wanted to be able to let myself go over the edge.

Robin Wright
I used to ask Sean questions about acting. He's a brilliant actor, but I could never digest his information. I work primarily on an intuitive level.

I used to ask Sean questions about acting. He's a brilliant actor, but I could never digest his information. I work primarily on an intuitive level.

Robin Wright
It makes me believe in fate. In most cases, the readings where I've been really bad have usually been the ones where I got the part.

It makes me believe in fate. In most cases, the readings where I've been really bad have usually been the ones where I got the part.

Robin Wright
I am not successful, in terms of Hollywood.

I am not successful, in terms of Hollywood.

Robin Wright
I have always been a good mimic.

I have always been a good mimic.

Robin Wright
Even the busboys at the restaurants have a script to give you. Everybody is in the business.

Even the busboys at the restaurants have a script to give you. Everybody is in the business.

Robin Wright
Learning what you don't want is how you know what you do want.

Learning what you don't want is how you know what you do want.

Robin Wright
I'm a hedonist when it comes to culinary delights.

I'm a hedonist when it comes to culinary delights.

Robin Wright