"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."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Ellen Pompeo 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."Ellen Pompeo on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Ellen Pompeo on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Ellen Pompeo on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Ellen Pompeo on Ambrose Bierce
"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."
"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."
"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."