Ellen Pompeo - Quotes

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Really, I don't care if people think I'm too skinny. This is my body. If they don't like it, screw it.

Really, I don't care if people think I'm too skinny. This is my body. If they don't like it, screw it.

Happiness is not that easy to achieve, but having a handsome husband, a beautiful baby, and a great job helps.

Happiness is not that easy to achieve, but having a handsome husband, a beautiful baby, and a great job helps.

There's a remarkable amount of sexism on TV. When male characters are flawed, they're interesting, deep and complex. But when female characters are flawed, they're just a mess. It's good to put more flawed but interesting female characters out there because it promotes equality.

There's a remarkable amount of sexism on TV. When male characters are flawed, they're interesting, deep and complex. But when female characters are flawed, they're just a mess. It's good to put more flawed but interesting female characters out there because it promotes equality.

I don't believe in putting on airs. I call it like I see it. ---->>>

My daily schedule is quite hectic, but I have to put my health first in order to be the best mom and wife I can be.

My daily schedule is quite hectic, but I have to put my health first in order to be the best mom and wife I can be.

You know, Boston people are full of sauce. ---->>>

Learning about the way people process information and their emotions is hugely helpful to my work.

Learning about the way people process information and their emotions is hugely helpful to my work.

Cancer is something that touches everyone's lives. ---->>>

I just don't want to be self-obsessed. ---->>>

I was never a person who was introduced to junk food. ---->>>

I went up a pants size during my pregnancy. ---->>>

If I'm bringing joy to people and entertaining people as an actor, then I should be grateful for that and act accordingly, you know? ---->>>

We're teaching young girls that this is what they should be focusing on: rich and famous girls who are rich and famous for nothing.

We're teaching young girls that this is what they should be focusing on: rich and famous girls who are rich and famous for nothing.

You can't really judge characters, because that's when it gets really hard to play them. ---->>>

I don't find acting to be a particularly noble way to make a living. I'm not saving anybody's life, I'm not a teacher, I'm not working for UNICEF. I don't think I'm some big deal.

I don't find acting to be a particularly noble way to make a living. I'm not saving anybody's life, I'm not a teacher, I'm not working for UNICEF. I don't think I'm some big deal.

The older you get the more realistic it is that you're significant other is your significant other. I mean, you'll always have your girlfriends or your guy friends, but the person you're married to is usually your No. 1. ---->>>

Women don't take care of themselves because they take care of everybody else. ---->>>

I think for any actor to say they don't like attention is ridiculous. Of course we love attention. But getting attention is different than pretending the attention means something. ---->>>

My mother came from an Irish family of 11 kids and, of course, had a sister who was a nun, so I spent time at a convent and with an aunt and uncle who lived in New York and took me to the theater. ---->>>

It's easy to get lost in the baby. You have to make sure you give your husband attention. ---->>>

Acting can be an amazingly cathartic thing - especially for young girls. ---->>>

Being a mother is magical.

Being a mother is magical.

Being a mother is the most fun job I've ever had. ---->>>

I read a lot of nonfiction - especially books about the brain. ---->>>

I want to teach my daughter the importance of exercising and eating healthy as she grows up. ---->>>

People love to watch a train wreck, I suppose. ---->>>

I don't like everybody who I see on TV. ---->>>

This is Hollywood. People don't admit mistakes.

This is Hollywood. People don't admit mistakes.

Where I come from, you don't just say, 'Oh, I'm going to become an actor.' Talk like that and they think you're crazy. ---->>>

Brains don't really smell, but what's amazing about the brain is that it's almost like scrambled eggs or soft tofu, almost like a gel. The brain controls so much of what we do, but you could put your finger right through it. ---->>>

I didn't have a boyfriend until I was 16, and he was eight years older. My father was furious about this 24-year-old, and I had to hide the relationship. ---->>>

I just worry about the girls who look up to me. I don't want them to think I starve myself or don't eat, and that to be like me that's what they have to do. ---->>>

I am who I am, a Southie. ---->>>

Medicine is so fascinating. ---->>>

Want is misery.

Want is misery.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 11-10, 1969
Birthplace: Everett, Massachusetts, U.S.
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Occupation: Actress
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Ellen Kathleen Pompeo (, born November 10, 1969) is an American actress and producer. Born in Everett, Massachusetts, Pompeo moved to New York City at 26 where she was discovered by a casting director who signed her for an advertisement campaign for L'Oreal. She made her screen debut with NBC's legal drama Law & Order, and then guest-starred in other television shows, including the comedy Strangers with Candy, the medical drama Strong Medicine and the sitcom Friends (wikipedia)