"I grew up on Bette Davis movies, and Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Charlize Theron on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Charlize Theron on Johnny Depp
"You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Charlize Theron on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Charlize Theron on Clint Eastwood
"Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood."Charlize Theron on Walt Disney
"You can never get to a place of comfort in this business. As soon as you hit that little cushy spot, somebody's gonna kick you out. So I have a constant need to do it better."
"Marriage equality is about more than just marriage. It's about something greater. It's about acceptance."
"My mom has made it possible for me to be who I am. Our family is everything. Her greatest skill was encouraging me to find my own person and own independence."
"I've always known I wanted a family."
"You always have this fear in a movie of just being somebody's woman."