"My mom is like this hard-core, liberal feminist. She's a professor in Boston, and she's been teaching women's studies for 30 years and international politics."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Eliza Dushku on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Eliza Dushku on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Eliza Dushku on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Eliza Dushku on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Eliza Dushku on Joseph Stalin
"There is definitely something sexy about a girl with an attitude and a pair of leather pants."
"When you get to your mid-20s, you start to feel responsibilities for the things that you do and the people around you. It's a cool age."
"Each year, I say I'm going to go to school next year. It's inevitable that I'll end up getting my education."
"I wanted to be a political science professor and go to school in Boston. I never wanted to be a big, famous movie star and TV star. It kind of found me."
"Go big or go home. Because it's true. What do you have to lose?"