"I don't feel I was ever a 'famous' child actor. I was just a working actor who happened to be a kid. I was never really in a hit show until I was a teenager with West Wing playing First Daughter Zoey Bartlet. In a way, that was my saving grace - not being a star on a hit show. It kept me working and kept me grounded."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Elizabeth Moss on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Elizabeth Moss on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Elizabeth Moss on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Elizabeth Moss on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Elizabeth Moss on Ambrose Bierce
"Obviously, my life and my job in 2010 is very different from Peggy's experience in the 1960s. I exist in a world that enjoys more equality between men and women. But I don't take any of that into my performance. I just want to play the character as who she is as an individual - scene to scene."