"I can put my legs behind my head and sing 'Happy Birthday.' Because that's something that me and my friends used to do when we were in gymnastics class as kids, and I can still do it. I was doing it since I was 8 and 9. They used to call me Gumby. Very bendy."
"God gave us the gift of life it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well."Emmy Rossum on Voltaire
"The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."Emmy Rossum on Oprah Winfrey
"My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me."Emmy Rossum on Jim Valvano
"I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity."Emmy Rossum on Eleanor Roosevelt
"The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance."Emmy Rossum on Brian Tracy
"I hope that I'm sexy in a different kind of way than I think that a lot of girls are right now. I think a lot of girls in the public eye, especially musical artists, are just kind of objectified a little bit and wearing super-skimpy outfits and leaving nothing to the imagination."
"Being yourself is one of the hardest things because it's scary. You always wonder whether you'll be accepted for who you really are. I decided to call my record 'Inside Out' because that's my motto about life. I don't think you ever succeed at trying to be anyone else but who you truly are."
"I've never had siblings, I didn't grow up in a big family it was just me and my single mom. And hectic family dysfunction was actually something that I craved."
"I've never had my brows done - I tweeze them myself. I used to watch my mom pluck her brows, that's how I learned."