"My daily schedule is quite hectic, but I have to put my health first in order to be the best mom and wife I can be."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Ellen Pompeo on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Ellen Pompeo on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Ellen Pompeo on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Ellen Pompeo on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Ellen Pompeo on Henry David Thoreau
"Brains don't really smell, but what's amazing about the brain is that it's almost like scrambled eggs or soft tofu, almost like a gel. The brain controls so much of what we do, but you could put your finger right through it."
"There's a remarkable amount of sexism on TV. When male characters are flawed, they're interesting, deep and complex. But when female characters are flawed, they're just a mess. It's good to put more flawed but interesting female characters out there because it promotes equality."
"We're teaching young girls that this is what they should be focusing on: rich and famous girls who are rich and famous for nothing."
"I was never a person who was introduced to junk food."
"Happiness is not that easy to achieve, but having a handsome husband, a beautiful baby, and a great job helps."