"I really don't like to do back-to-back movies. I concentrate on things at home. My family and school life are important to me. I try to do one movie a year."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Anna Chlumsky on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Anna Chlumsky on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Anna Chlumsky on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Anna Chlumsky on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Anna Chlumsky on Robert Frost
"Kids are brought into show business because they are cute and see truth and they're very bright. But there's a sense of doing it because you want the adults to be approving of you. You want to make them happy."
"Keep in mind that there are computers, that do touch things up. Like when I got a hold of the poster for 'Gold Diggers,' I said: 'Hey, wait a minute! Those aren't my teeth!'"
"I don't let it bother me too much if someone doesn't like me. I just figure there's no accounting for taste. It's not me, it's my acting. It's like if someone doesn't like someone's food, they just don't like my acting."
"From the very start of all of this, my mom has read the scripts first. And if she liked something, she let me read it. She told our agent what kinds of parts that we would want."
"I had no idea of the size of my bank account as a teen, and I didn't care to know. That was my mom's job, I figured that I would just find out when I turned 18. If you can't trust your mom, then who can you trust?"
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