"My younger sister had kids before I did, and managed to earn a master's degree while raising them as a single parent. Now she's a brilliant second-grade teacher. I'm in awe of her ability to juggle everything and still be a great mother."
"I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers."Idina Menzel on Khalil Gibran
"It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge."Idina Menzel on Albert Einstein
"If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself."Idina Menzel on Confucius
"You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul."Idina Menzel on Swami Vivekananda
"I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit."Idina Menzel on John Steinbeck
"I love working with a cast and a group of people every day, which is different than recording because you're usually pretty isolated and alone. They serve as a good balance for each other."
"I always use my husband's cocoa butter stuff. He has amazing skin!"
"As a mom, I don't have much time for beauty."
"Everybody thinks it's going to be so glamorous, so cool, you're on 'Glee,' you know, a hit show or whatever."
"I would love to play 'Funny Girl' or 'Evita,' but I idolize the women who have played those parts. I don't know if there needs to be another version of those shows."