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Amy Adams

American,  Actress
Total Quotes : 64
Thought Pretty Realised

Once I moved to L.A., there was a dark moment of trying to keep up with the girls I thought were pretty. Until I realised that's the stupidest thing you can do because people are so pretty in L.A.!

- Amy Adams

Love Notes Behaviour

I'd love to be a diva. But I'd then have to send so many apology notes for my abhorrent behaviour.

- Amy Adams

Think I Think Fantasy

I come from musical theater, and a lot of musical theater is about accepting fantasy. I think it is more about just being open and accepting.

- Amy Adams

Like Dench Judi Dench

I didn't get into acting to have a moment, I got into it because of people who've inspired me, like Judi Dench, Holly Hunter, and Jodie Foster.

- Amy Adams

Religious Very Badly

I grew up as a Mormon, and that had more of an impact on my values than my beliefs. I'm afraid I will always feel the weight of a lie. I'm very hard on myself anyway. Religious guilt carries over too. You can't really misbehave without feeling badly about it. At least, I can't.

- Amy Adams

Always Like Actress

As an actress people always tease me like: if there's anything you can do to make yourself unattractive you will do it.

- Amy Adams

Good Work Big About

I like Cinderella, I really do. She has a good work ethic. I appreciate a good, hard-working gal. And she likes shoes. The fairy tale is all about the shoe at the end, and I'm a big shoe girl.

- Amy Adams

Play About Gotten

I'm like the luckiest girl in the world. I've gotten to be a princess, I've gotten to work with the Muppets. A lot of my childhood dreams about who I wanted to be when I was a grown-up, I at least get to play them in movies.

- Amy Adams

Holidays Find Things

I find that it's the simple things that remind you of family around the holidays.

- Amy Adams

Understand Being Finally

Being pregnant finally helped me understand what my true relationship was with my body - meaning that it wasn't put on this earth to look good in a swimsuit.

- Amy Adams

Comforting Cozy Very

It's just very homey in Ireland. It's very comforting and comfortable. There's lots of fireplaces with fires. It's just really cozy.

- Amy Adams

Seven Your Keep

I'm one of seven kids. That'll keep your ego in check.

- Amy Adams

Experience Find Directors

I have a hard time articulating the emotional experience of working on a film. Even when I have meetings on films or discussing them with directors, I find that's my biggest challenge. Different words mean different things to people.

- Amy Adams

Actress Made Before

Being an actress hasn't made me insecure. I was insecure long before I declared I was an actress.

- Amy Adams

Go Kind Realized

I used to have a lot of superstitions, and then I realized that it was kind of hogwash. Once I let go of them, I relaxed a lot.

- Amy Adams

Positive Stupid Think

I think a lot of times we don't pay enough attention to people with a positive attitude because we assume they are naive or stupid or unschooled.

- Amy Adams

Like Natural Shut

My natural response to a stressful situation is to shut down. I do weird things, like, I don't cry, I get really cold.

- Amy Adams

Myself Always Larger

I always had a larger view. I'm interested in real life - my family, my friends. I have tried never to define myself by my success, whatever that is. My happiness is way beyond roles and awards.

- Amy Adams

Sometimes Away Very

I didn't necessarily fit in in high school. I felt very awkward. I still feel completely awkward and weird in my body sometimes. I'm hoping that's going to go away, but I've just embraced it as reality.

- Amy Adams

College Needed Set

I graduated high school and I didn't have a skill set and I didn't want to go to college. I needed a job.

- Amy Adams