"Well, I knew I wanted to be an actor, and I didn't necessarily need or want to be famous or a celebrity actor."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Jenna Fischer on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Jenna Fischer on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Jenna Fischer on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Jenna Fischer on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Jenna Fischer on Ambrose Bierce
"I know so many amazing actors who don't get work... and then there are a bunch of real duds that work all the time. The industry is just not fair in that way."
"Sometimes acting is really cool because it forces you to exercise certain muscles in your personality that you wouldn't normally be called upon in life."
"You never go into a marriage expecting to get divorced. You go into a marriage expecting it's going to last forever, and you have a lot of ways you dream about the future. You have all these expectations, and then you have to adjust those expectations, and it can be a very unnerving, confusing time."
"I've had Susan Sarandon play my mom, and now Lesley Ann Warren has played my mom, so if I could have Debra Winger play my mom, then I would have the trifecta of my favorite actresses playing my mother."
"Well, I don't know if this is true of everyone, but I have this relationship with my parents where, despite however mature or articulate or grown-up I think I've become, as soon as I go home, I turn into this petulant 13-year-old, especially with the tone of my voice."