Natalie Portman

Found 25 thoughts of Natalie Portman

I was really into dancing, taking six classes a week, and my real dream was to be in a Broadway show.

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I was really excited to get to shave my head - it's something I'd wanted to do for a while and now I had a good excuse. It was nice to shed that level of vanity.

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The only place I am recognized all the time is in L.A. and otherwise, it's only about once a day. I feel pretty anonymous.

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When I was 7 years old, I put on shows for everyone at my grandpa's funeral. I was always the little entertainer.

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I loved school so much that most of my classmates considered me a dork.

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I usually run three or four times a week now. Pretty boring, but it's so worth is. It's done wonders for my mood.

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Cute is when a person's personality shines through their looks. Like in the way they walk, every time you see them you just want to run up and hug them.

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When a guy tells me I'm cute, it's not something desirable. Cute is more like what you want your pet to be.

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My father has a general rule. He says if I haven't done it in real life I shouldn't do it on-screen.

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Smart women love smart men more than smart men love smart women.

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Star Wars hasn't changed my life at all.

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I'm always on the phone because I'm usually not with the people I want to be with.

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If you're an actress or a musician, everyone thinks you're hot.

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I like acting for now. But after seeing Apollo 13, what I really want to do is to be an astronaut. I'm dying to go to a space camp next summer!

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I am not someone who sacrifice all for the cinema, my life will be always more important.

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I speak fluent Hebrew and even dream in Hebrew when we visit there, once or twice a year.

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Where I live, nobody who's fourteen is having sex and doing major drugs. And I think if you see it in the movies, you may be influenced by it. I think it's so important to preserve your innocence.

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I've stood up to producers before, and even a director. I saw them being abusive. A lot of people on the set are scared to say stuff when they're not being treated right.

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My dad's a doctor, and when I was 8, I went to one of his medical conferences where they were demonstrating laser surgery on a chicken. I was so mad that a chicken had to die, I never ate meat again.

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Awards are so unnecessary, because I think we get so much out of our work just by doing it. The work is a reward in itself.

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I remember how to be a person by being around them.

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There's so much else to do in the world. To just be interested in doing films would limit my life.

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It scares me to think that one day I'm not going to be in school anymore.

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Breast implants gross me out. I don't think they're attractive at all.

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They tell me: 'OK, this is where we're going to push up your cleavage,' and I'm like, 'What cleavage?'

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