Mariska Hargitay - Quotes

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Chocolate is the first luxury. It has so many things wrapped up in it: Deliciusness in the moment, childhood memories, and that grin-inducing feeling of getting a reward for being good.

Chocolate is the first luxury. It has so many things wrapped up in it: Deliciusness in the moment, childhood memories, and that grin-inducing feeling of getting a reward for being good.

You've got to kick fear to the side, because the payoff is huge. ---->>>

Chocolate is the first luxury. It has so many things wrapped up in it: deliciousness in the moment, childhood memories, and that grin-inducing feeling of getting a reward for being good. ---->>>

It's a life's journey of finding ourselves, finding our power, and living for yourself, not for everyone else. ---->>>

I am grateful that I didn't let fear get the best of me. It only holds you back from possibilities and greatness. ---->>>

Sometimes things in life happen that allow us to understand our priorities very clearly. Ultimately you can see those as gifts. ---->>>

I say to everybody, 'Adoption is not for the faint of heart.' ---->>>

You make sacrifices to become a mother, but you really find yourself and your soul. ---->>>

I definitely have my days where I look like I got dressed in the dark. ---->>>

I realize that you have to show up for your life. ---->>>

My weekends are extremely precious. ---->>>

I have so much love that I didn't even know about. ---->>>

Surviving and thriving in the wake of my mother's loss, I learned to believe in God. He has a plan, if you pay attention to the signs. I am inspired by the absolute proof of miracles. ---->>>

Yes. I did more research than I ever wanted to and saw some things I wish I didn't. I went on ride-alongs, spent time with Homicide, Cold Case, and SVU detectives, hung out in subways learning how to spot pervs and pick-pockets, viewed an autopsy, went to a police firing range, and witnessed court cases and I read, read, read. ---->>>

Having a child changes everything. All of a sudden you have so much to lose, so much to live for. ---->>>

I am proud to be a role model for my viewers. I am finding out that helping victims is as or more rewarding the all the awards I win. ---->>>

If you stop for one second and do something, everyone is happy. You pay it forward and it comes back to you twelve-fold. ---->>>

When you see a girl like me bustin' perps, there ain't no time to be pretty. ---->>>

You know how you wake up in the morning and sometimes you look gorgeous and other times you look like you got hit by a mack truck? I realized that my mack truck is food. If I have no sugar, yeast or wine, I have no undereye bags and my skin is perfect. ---->>>

Every day is deeper and richer and more soulful.

Every day is deeper and richer and more soulful.

I get very excited about my double stroller. Every time I look at it, I get a shot of adrenaline and joy because I think, This is real! ---->>>

I have everything I need. Our house is very joyful. ---->>>

Just smiling at someone walking down the street can make the person's day. It's all about paying it forward. ---->>>

I have a more developed sense of my priorities. Life has so much more meaning now. ---->>>

It's very difficult leaving the house anytime with my baby at home. ---->>>

Of course everyone says they hate baby talk, but mine was not annoying. ---->>>

I think people were expecting me to be that kind of glamorous sexpot. So they were always, Wow you're not what I expected. ---->>>

My heart just keeps getting bigger and bigger. ---->>>

There's the occasional script that just hammers you, that you can't shower off. ---->>>

When my body is strong, I feel stronger inside. I feel more capable of handling emotional situations. Usually I'm more of a inside-out person, but this was a great case of me from the outside in. ---->>>

When I read the script sometimes, it's like 'Christ! Enough!' I can't sleep at night sometimes. There's the occasional script that just hammers you, that you can't shower off. ---->>>

When I was pregnant, I was so huge and people on the bus would get up for me. That made me feel so precious and valued and valuable. I try to treat everyone like they're pregnant. ---->>>

Italian culture is so deeply soaked in an appreciation of the good things in life. ---->>>

As an actress, there were so many months, years even, when I didn't get work, when I wanted to quit. ---->>>

I have a nest egg, and I don't buy above my means. ---->>>

I look at all the things life has allowed me to do, and I feel like the luckiest person in the world. ---->>>

I was lucky enough to have a father who said, 'Don't quit.' So I just kept going. ---->>>

I'm a ready-shoot-aim kind of gal. ---->>>

I'm an L.A. girl who became a tough New York cop. ---->>>

When we're on the street and someone drops something, I pick it up. ---->>>

Meisner technique was different than anything I'd ever experienced. It's a really great way to be accountable to your craft and to yourself, but also it takes that kind of focus and dedication to learn anything. ---->>>

When I was in my early 20s, I had my hair permed. Bad idea! It turned into total frizz. My advice to women is, if you have nice hair already, don't get a perm, leave your hair alone! ---->>>

The experience of being cared for is profound, and it nourishes the soul as much as the food does the body. ---->>>

I think because I became a mom later in life, everything in life means more. ---->>>

Becoming a parent erased many of my negative childhood feelings and filled them in with something new. ---->>>

Golf made me feel like a loser. So I dismissed it. ---->>>

I think one of the mistakes actors make is we're so focused on what we're going to say. ---->>>

I want to be a fun mom. Not a gasping for air mom. ---->>>

If I eat clean, I look 10 years younger. ---->>>

It's a new skill to have two children that want you at the same time. ---->>>

Life begins at 40, and I'm living proof. ---->>>

Everything has combined to make my life in New York an amazing experience. I told my manager a few years ago that I wanted to move here and try acting in the theater.

Everything has combined to make my life in New York an amazing experience. I told my manager a few years ago that I wanted to move here and try acting in the theater.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 01-23, 1964
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, U.S.
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Occupation: Actress

Mariska Magdolina Hargitay ( mə-RISH-kə HAR-gi-tay; born January 23, 1964) is an American actress best known for her role as NYPD Special Victims Unit Detective/Sergeant/Lieutenant Olivia Benson on the NBC drama series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, for which she has earned multiple awards and nominations, including an Emmy and Golden Globe (wikipedia)