"My mom breastfed me for more than a year, and I can't imagine doing it any other way. It's cheap and much better for the environment, and you don't have to lug all that stuff around."
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Emily Deschanel on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Emily Deschanel on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Emily Deschanel on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Emily Deschanel on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Emily Deschanel on Pablo Picasso
"My whole family is very sarcastic and constantly making jokes."
"I have a treadmill, and I work out with my trainer, Julie Diamond, as often as possible. She's so positive."
"I really like being pregnant. Not that there aren't things I don't love, but when I think about what my body is doing - creating a child - it just blows my mind. I'm in awe of the process and science."