"I will end up with someone in the arts. I am positive. I eat, breathe and sleep acting. And I'll end up with someone who is happy staying at home and having me cook supper. But I also really need to be intellectually challenged and stimulated. I want someone bookish, and someone who is passionate."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Ginnifer Goodwin on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Ginnifer Goodwin on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Ginnifer Goodwin on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Ginnifer Goodwin on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Ginnifer Goodwin on Robert Frost
"I made some friends at Listerine and they taught me a little bit about oral care. That half of adults suffer from oral disease, that the number one chronic disease among children is oral disease, that we're only taking care of 25% of our mouths when brushing alone and there are more germs in your mouth than there are people on the planet."
"I would point out that I'm an actress for a reason! If I were popular in high school, I would have considered another career because I wouldn't have been alone in my room, making up other characters for myself. I definitely had growing pains. The popular kids didn't want anything to do with the girl who was starting the drama club."
"When I'm doing a film, I love getting together after work with my costars. But we get back to L.A. and I'm like, 'I don't want to go to a club with you, dude. I mean, I think you're rad, and if you want to come play Scrabble with me, that's amazing.'"
"Why do only boys get to chase? Nuh-uh! If anything, I think this whole sitting back and waiting thing can be self-sabotaging. We have to send up flares. We have to let guys know we're open for business."
"It took me realizing that a broken heart has never actually killed anyone to find the courage to ask for what I want, in just about every situation. That was part of my own growing up."