"I grew up with just my mom. She and I were like best friends. She's a very independent woman and I admire that about her. In my life, I've tried to be like that. To be okay with being on my own and being independent."
"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."Emma Roberts 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."Emma Roberts on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Emma Roberts on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Emma Roberts 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."Emma Roberts on Pablo Picasso
"I'm a huge Wes Anderson fan I would faint if I met him, let alone got to work with him."
"I love vintage shopping, I think it's really fun. And I love the feeling of finding the most amazing piece for less."
"Being in the business and growing up in L.A., I think I turned out pretty OK."
"I'm surrounded by great friends and family. I don't know what I would do without them."
"I've always wanted to get into acting, ever since I was younger. I'd put on shows for my family and run around play dress-up all the time. I think I was 4 when I told them I wanted to do movies."