Meryl Streep

Found 40 thoughts of Meryl Streep

I'm a pain in the ass to all of the costume designers with whom I work because I have very strong feelings about the subject.

Meryl Streep

I didn't have any confidence in my beauty when I was young. I felt like a character actress, and I still do.

Meryl Streep

People say, When you have children, everything changes. But maybe things are awakened that were already there.

Meryl Streep

I'm thrilled when I get nominated. I don't count how many and I don't remember how many I've had. I just know it's a lot.

Meryl Streep

Every single decision I make about what material I do, what I'm putting out in the world, is because of my children.

Meryl Streep

I have a very busy life, and not many people who have a career and four kids go out a lot to the movies.

Meryl Streep

How you first meet the public is how the industry sees you. You can't argue with them. That's their perception.

Meryl Streep

America doesn't reward people of my age, either in day-to-day life or for their performances.

Meryl Streep

I believe in imagination. I did Kramer vs. Kramer before I had children. But the mother I would be was already inside me.

Meryl Streep

I have a very good life - I'm lucky enough not to be deprived.

Meryl Streep

Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.

Meryl Streep

The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy.

Meryl Streep

I had this sort of idolatry for certain actors who preceded me, people who inspired me, so I'm honored to be that way for young actors.

Meryl Streep

I don't know why I don't watch a lot of movies; I can barely keep up with the things my friends are in. There isn't enough time in life.

Meryl Streep

Personality is immediately apparent, from birth, and I don't think it really changes.

Meryl Streep

I'm all over the place.

Meryl Streep

You win an Oscar, it can double the audience that you had before.

Meryl Streep

I have four to five months, tops, per year to give to my acting work.

Meryl Streep

I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.

Meryl Streep

Sometimes with my children, I remember exactly how I felt as the child in this situation, not just how it feels to be me.

Meryl Streep

I have a holistic need to work and to have huge ties of love in my life. I can't imagine eschewing one for the other.

Meryl Streep

My feeling about fears is, if you voice your fears, they may come true. I'm superstitious enough to believe that.

Meryl Streep

I want to feel my life while I'm in it.

Meryl Streep

Chris Cooper is one of my favorite actors in the world. I've seen him in most everything he's done.

Meryl Streep

The progression of roles you take strings together a portrait of an actor, but it's a completely random process.

Meryl Streep
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