"It's funny, though, because when I first started going to races after we met, I was extremely nervous. It's like being backstage and hoping you don't trip over something or break an amp or accidentally speak into a live microphone, so I was really hesitant."
"A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man."Ashley Judd on Lana Turner
"I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade... And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party."Ashley Judd on Ron White
"A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice."Ashley Judd on Bill Cosby
"Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes."Ashley Judd on Jim Carrey
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."Ashley Judd on Elbert Hubbard
"When I was working on Eye of the Beholder, I played a character who is so aloof that my whole lifestyle became very aloof. If someone knocked on my door, there was a part of me that went into a rage, because I wanted to be isolated and alone."
"I have a responsibility to nurture and shepherd my talent and when I'm living the parts of my life not related to that I feel I have the right to be left alone."
"Both my husband and I give a lot of ourselves in what we do because that is our public lives but in my private life, I have an intrinsic right to be left alone."
"Well, the fact is that one imagination is critically important, and if you have had your imagination stimulated by what is basically a variety of subjects, you are much more amenable to accepting, to understanding and interacting with the realities of the world."
"I think that, as with marriage, you just know when it's time to have kids."