Uma Thurman - Quotes

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Tall, sandy blonde, with sort of blue eyes, skinny in places, fat in others. An average gal.

Tall, sandy blonde, with sort of blue eyes, skinny in places, fat in others. An average gal.

I'm lucky to have been raised in the most beautiful place - Amherst, Massachusetts, state of my heart. I'm more patriotic to Massachusetts than to almost any place. ---->>>

I used to be more paranoid and stressed, constantly worrying about my Plan B. But the truth is I don't have one.

I used to be more paranoid and stressed, constantly worrying about my Plan B. But the truth is I don't have one.

I spent the first fourteen years of my life convinced that my looks were hideous. Adolescence is painful for everyone, I know, but mine was plain weird.

I spent the first fourteen years of my life convinced that my looks were hideous. Adolescence is painful for everyone, I know, but mine was plain weird.

It is better to have a relationship with someone who cheats on you than with someone who does not flush the toilet. ---->>>

I love and adore being a mother. It's the greatest gift I've ever been given. ---->>>

Desperation is the perfume of the young actor. It's so satisfying to have gotten rid of it. If you keep smelling it, it can drive you crazy. In this business a lot of people go nuts, go eccentric, even end up dead from it. Not my plan. ---->>>

I never ever slept again after my first pregnancy. ---->>>

Before I had my child, I thought I knew all the boundaries of myself, that I understood the limits of my heart. It's extraordinary to have all those limits thrown out, to realize your love is inexhaustible.

Before I had my child, I thought I knew all the boundaries of myself, that I understood the limits of my heart. It's extraordinary to have all those limits thrown out, to realize your love is inexhaustible.

And also I think particularly as a female, you're taught to be defensive your whole life. You're taught not to be aggressive. ---->>>

I had to go to a mirror and look at it. I couldn't picture myself in my own head. I had no image beyond a stick figure. I wasn't a mean person as a kid, or dumb, and something has to be said to justify excluding you. ---->>>

Even, today, when people tell me I'm beautiful, I do not believe a word of it. ---->>>

My washing machine overwhelms me with its options and its sophistication. ---->>>

I was not particularly bright, I wasn't very athletic, I was a little too tall, odd, funny looking, I was just really weird as a kid. ---->>>

Buddhism has had a major effect on who I am and how I think about the world. What I have learned is that I like all religions, but only parts of them. ---->>>

We never left a set until we'd trashed it. ---->>>

For a writer, they say write what you know. As a performer, you find it in yourself, in your heart. You relate to the character. You try to live it, try to have it be real for you. ---->>>

It's hard sometimes if you think a character should look a certain way and you're being pushed to do it differently. I've had fights over that. That's why it's so important that you work with good people. ---->>>

I don't feel famous. ---->>>

Motherhood definitely took the focus off of my work. And I didn't mind. I had a few panics when I thought that if I wanted to work I couldn't get a job anymore and then I would get one once in a while and it would make me feel better. ---->>>

When asked if I consider myself Buddhist, the answer is, Not really. But it's more my religion than any other because I was brought up with it in an intellectual and spiritual environment. I don't practice or preach it, however. ---->>>

I was an escapee of childhood. I always wanted to grow up. ---->>>

I've learned that every working mom is a superwoman. ---->>>

But I had a very traditional background as well. My parents are neat people. ---->>>

But I think it is always difficult to have high expectations of yourself or anyone else. ---->>>

So, you know, parenting is a very intimate and amazing experience and one of the best experiences of my life. ---->>>

There are so many ebbs and flows in life, but when you're raising small children, your family means everything. ---->>>

I'm an actress and mom, and I probably don't have enough of an active spiritual life. And I don't know why people run around calling themselves by the names of religions when they don't actually practise them. ---->>>

And I haven't read a lot of blogs but if someone writes about what they care about I'm sure it's interesting. ---->>>

I'd like to classify my life as a romantic comedy. Unfortunately I feel it's probably more like a TV reality show. ---->>>

I grew up in a mostly Buddhist environment. ---->>>

I guess somehow I got a reputation of being able to dance. ---->>>

I would love to do something like Austin Powers to show off my comic timing. ---->>>

I'm very happy at home. I love to just hang out with my daughter, I love to work in my garden. I'm not a gaping hole of need. ---->>>

Fun wouldn't be the right word... it was the most difficult, challenging, physical, extraordinary stretch I've ever had to make, in all those wild regards. ---->>>

Modeling is basically 'Buy more stuff! Don't you want some more stuff? It will make you look ten years younger and men will like you!' If I'd wanted to be a salesperson, I would have got a job selling. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-29, 1970
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
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Occupation: Actress
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Uma Karuna Thurman (born April 29, 1970) is an American actress and model. She has performed in a variety of films, ranging from romantic comedies and dramas to science fiction and action movies. Following her appearances on the December 1985 and May 1986 covers of British Vogue, she starred in Dangerous Liaisons (1988) (wikipedia)