Erika Slezak

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And I'm hoping that over the next 20, 50 years, whatever, the mystique of television and film and all that will diminish somewhat, and people will leave us alone to get on with our jobs.

Erika Slezak

When I was hired, I was so stupid I thought I had a two-year contract. I didn't know they could let me go at any day.

Erika Slezak

You know, if you think about it, the most powerful people on this earth probably never raise their voices - they just say it and people hop to, because they have that power.

Erika Slezak

I think it's a mother's dream come true to see it work out that way. Not just the mother, but certainly parents, to know that their children have a very solid moral foundation and religious foundation.

Erika Slezak

I might be doing a lot more theater, which is kind of what I love, but there's simply no time for.

Erika Slezak

The worst storyline I've ever been involved in I wasn't involved in, because I was clever enough to get pregnant with my second child and they wrote me out and they replaced me with Christine Jones. And thank God - that was the worst storyline.

Erika Slezak

But also, it's a wonderful thing for children to see the birthing of puppies, to see nature at its best when it works and to have the experience of the puppies.

Erika Slezak

There are people in this world you always look to because they do the right thing. Viki is of those people, when she is all herself.

Erika Slezak

My parents had a wonderful marriage, but it was a very dependent relationship. My mother was entirely dependent on my father because that's how it was in those days.

Erika Slezak

I mean, I don't necessarily want to leave because I have this job, but I would love to do a good play.

Erika Slezak

I have this personal affinity for the desert. I am fascinated by the desert. I love it.

Erika Slezak

Daytime has been successful all these years because it caters to a very real need in the audience - to see something that's not nighttime fantasy. People watch daytime because it's like their lives.

Erika Slezak

We owned a bearded collie for many years. Sophie. She was old, and she died last year.

Erika Slezak

I still picture myself as that 23-year-old girl who walked in here, had never been on TV before; and managed somehow to get through the first day.

Erika Slezak

Very few people run around and get amnesia and have comas and come out of them and do all the silly of people have strokes and have comas and come out of them and do all the silly things we do on soaps.

Erika Slezak

If you have ever been in a real tragic or sad situation, the words that come out are hopelessly inadequate and kind of cliched.

Erika Slezak

I've obviously made a very nice amount of money. I have a very nice lifestyle. I get to do what I love. Very few actors get to do that, and even fewer are lucky enough to work steadily for 24 years.

Erika Slezak

There are lots of people in the world who do have the advantage of going to a good drama school and just decide that they want to be actors. There's nothing wrong with an untrained actor; they have to get their training somehow, they have to learn.

Erika Slezak