"My mother accidentally gave me food poisoning. She fed me baby carrots for a snack before Christmas dinner - but they had expired in June! I threw up for the next 24 hours."
"Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas."Busy Philipps on Calvin Coolidge
"He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree."Busy Philipps on Roy L. Smith
"The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live."Busy Philipps on George Carlin
"Maybe Christmas, the Grinch thought, doesn't come from a store."Busy Philipps on Dr. Seuss
"A good conscience is a continual Christmas."Busy Philipps on Benjamin Franklin
"Birdie is amazing and such an incredible child and I'm having such a great time being a mom but I still want to have a career and I still look forward to auditions and parts, and when I don't get them I'm disappointed."
"After 'Freaks and Geeks,' I dealt with several producers who wanted to cover up all my beauty marks, every single mole on my body. They tried to cover them on my first two episodes of 'Dawson's Creek,' and it just looked ridiculous, so I had to put my foot down. But it's not something I'm insecure about."
"I know so many people who actually just watch television on their computers now and don't even really watch their TV anymore."
"I like starting off the new year fresh. I'm excited to see how 2013 turns out. Maybe because I'm an actress and I am always on a diet and fitness program, but my New Year's resolution is to let myself be nice to myself about my body."
"And then I went to 'Dawson's Creek,' which is a show that was, for better or for worse, all about the language. It was a word-perfect show, which I'd never had any experience with. And it was really shocking for me. I felt really hemmed in. At the time, it wasn't my favorite working experience."