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People tend to remember my performances, not me.
I am to a fault an introspective person. But I am not a reflective person – except for a big mistake, and then I really think about it.
When a 12-year-old, a 13-year-old, so desperately wants a baby what she‘s looking for is the kind of unconditional love a child gives a mother and a mother gives a child.
I’m tenacious, I think – I know – and I do also have a quality where if you tell me I can’t do something, if I know I can’t do it I’m the first to raise my hand and say, ‘I can’t do that.’ But there is a big Bronx, New York Jew in me that just says, ‘Really? Really? You think I – yes, I can. I can do it. I can do it.’
I would love to do a television show in New York City.
A successful marriage isn’t necessarily one that lasts until you’re dead.
My husband thinks he’s compromising if we have one cook instead of three.
When they make a woman‘s picture, they treat it like a ‘woman’s picture.’ In the ’40s, they didn’t treat Joan Crawford movies like that, but as the big movies of their year. I’m upset that there’s no ‘Terminator’ with a woman in Arnold Schwarzenegger’s role. Because that would make just as much money.
The more powerful you become, some people especially don’t like it that you’re a woman. I stick up for myself.
Men who love their mothers treat women wonderfully. And they have enormous respect for women.