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Abbi Jacobson

American,  Comedian
Total Quotes : 57
Art Always About

I drew a lot. I always had sketchbooks. My parents were really great about any gift-giving holiday - birthdays, Hanukkah, Christmas - it was always art supplies for my brother and I.

- Abbi Jacobson

Comedy Like Were

I feel like comedy had a boys'-club label when we were starting.

- Abbi Jacobson

I Think Bit Part

I definitely started to perform a little bit in middle school, but not the typical musical/play route. I think that I am funny, but it was more of a social thing, where that was my part in my circle of friends.

- Abbi Jacobson

Love Comedy Influenced

I definitely relate so much to a lot of women in comedy, but I don't love segregating the genders. I'm just as influenced by male comedians as I am female comedians.

- Abbi Jacobson

Love Art Doing

I really want to continue doing art. I would love to go back to doing paintings one day.

- Abbi Jacobson

Young Like Which

I find young people talk about what they want to do, which is great because you get to form the words, but its also like, you gotta just get in there.

- Abbi Jacobson

Mom Bed Always

When I was in high school, my mom worked at Bed, Bath and Beyond, so I was always there.

- Abbi Jacobson

Awesome Had Weirdly

I had a weirdly awesome high-school experience.

- Abbi Jacobson

Give Will Everybody

Everybody has will - you just have to gather it. And I guess you choose where your inspiration comes from and give yourself that permission.

- Abbi Jacobson

Pen Me Always

I always have a good pen with me.

- Abbi Jacobson

Art Doing Always

I wasn't in the art world at all as a kid; I was just creative, and we were always doing arts and crafts.

- Abbi Jacobson

Big Fan

I'm a big Sephora fan.

- Abbi Jacobson

Love Lunch Like

I would love, obviously, someone like Gloria Steinem to do anything with me. We would obviously have to get lunch after, and she'd have to sign stuff for me.

- Abbi Jacobson

City Young Before

Before 'Broad City,' I had a lot of jobs that I knew were not for me, but when you're young and don't know exactly what you're going to do, if an opportunity comes up, you feel like, 'This is an opportunity; I have to try it.'

- Abbi Jacobson

Philadelphia Which Town

I'm from outside Philadelphia, a town called Wayne, which is, like, 25 minutes northwest.

- Abbi Jacobson

College New York Moved

I ended up going to college for visual arts but moved up to New York after I graduated from college in 2006 and started going gung ho to the Upright Citizens Brigade, and I realized that that was what I was really interested in and what I really wanted to do.

- Abbi Jacobson

Thought Doing Fact

We just sort of thought a Web series would be a cool thing to be able to send to our parents to show them that we were, in fact, actually doing comedy.

- Abbi Jacobson

Love Young Role

I would love to be at a place where a girl character can also be a role model for young boys.

- Abbi Jacobson

Art Voice Taste

Art school can be a wonderful place if you're trying to find your voice and your style and your taste.

- Abbi Jacobson

Love College City

I love Maira Kalman. She's an amazing illustrator and writer. I've loved her since I was in college, but when I moved to New York and experienced the same city she was drawing and writing about, I developed a whole new appreciation. Her work made me observe everything so much deeper and more joyfully.

- Abbi Jacobson