"The best movies have one sentence that they're exploring, a thesis, something that people can argue about over dinner afterward."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Helen Hunt on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Helen Hunt on Johnny Depp
"You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Helen Hunt on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Helen Hunt on Clint Eastwood
"Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood."Helen Hunt on Walt Disney
"I do eat well. I try to love my body. That is what I tell my daughter. I say, 'Love every bite of food. Love your body. We're all going to be dead soon.' Actually I don't say that last thing to her."
"I wanted to have a personal life that I fully inhabited, not because I am such a great mom, but for me."
"I know for me the subject of how to be in a relationship is precious and complicated and challenging."
"Movie acting is a great job for your twenties: You travel all over, you have affairs with people, and you throw yourself into one part and then another. It gets more challenging as you get older, and it's not just having a daughter, it's wanting to have your own life and be yourself."