Jodie Foster quotes about life

As an actor, I'm attracted to drama; as a director, it's humor - because it's the story of my life, and I can't be that serious about it. Being alone is a big theme in all my movies, both as a director and as an actress.

As an actor, I'm attracted to drama; as a director, it's humor - because it's the story of my life, and I can't be that serious about it. Being alone is a big theme in all my movies, both as a director and as an actress.

I don't see anyone walking around with a puppet on his hand in real life. Puppet therapy is very common for children. It's not something that adults take on. ---->>>

If I make two movies my entire life, and they're two movies that - whether they make a lot of money or two people go to see them - they speak of me, then I consider them incredibly successful. I don't need to be Steven Spielberg.

If I make two movies my entire life, and they're two movies that - whether they make a lot of money or two people go to see them - they speak of me, then I consider them incredibly successful. I don't need to be Steven Spielberg.

I had a prodigious life, living in a grown-up world when I was a child. But I think my abilities were about perceptiveness, and they were about examining psychology and examining people and relationships. ---->>>

I feel at various times in my life that I've been at a point where I had to choose between a death sentence and a life sentence. And I want to live. What do I do to live? What do I do to be vital? And the answer is always creativity. The answer is always art. ---->>>

I was one of those avid moviegoers as a kid, and we didn't have video, so we went to see everything five times. I went to see every foreign film playing in my town. As times went on, I watched a lot less films. I have a different film school now. My film school now is my life experience. ---->>>

All the movies that I make in some ways have to be the story of my life. There are different chapters in my life. ---->>>

Being understood is not the most essential thing in life.

Being understood is not the most essential thing in life.

I think every movie changes me and is life changing, especially movies you direct. ---->>>

I'd always need a creative outlet. But sometimes, I do fantasize what my life would be like if I weren't famous. ---->>>

I prefer to commit 100 per cent to a movie and make fewer films, because it takes over your life. ---->>>

I saw leaving college as an opportunity to do something different with my life. I always thought that becoming an academic was going to be my path. ---->>>

My kids are young and my life with them is really stimulating and really full and significant. ---->>>

I don't know why people think child actresses in particular are screwed up. I see kids everywhere who are totally bored. I've never been bored a day in my life. ---->>>

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