"Going to the theater is such a joyous experience. My dad would take my sister and me to plays when we were very young, like six or seven years old."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Julia Roberts on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Julia Roberts on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Julia Roberts on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Julia Roberts on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Julia Roberts on Mark Twain
"Light and funny has a more compelling quality when you're younger. But I haven't abandoned the genre: I love falling down I love Lucille Ball. It's just that a lot of those stories revolve around problems that I can't convincingly portray at this age."
"During the 80s and 90s, we all became consumed with ourselves. In the 21st century, we've come back to simpler times. People are struggling economically and this has forced them to scale back the material aspects of their lives and realise the beauty of finding the simple joy in being with the people we love."
"Los Angeles is such a town of show business, and I'm a terrible celebrity. I find it difficult - it's the beast that must be fed. There's this big wheel of pictures and articles that goes around, and you get pinned on it."
"I couldn't be an ingenue today, because the business has changed. I remember when you could dress for a premiere just by putting on a cute top. Now you have to be perfect and fabulous in every way, or you're ridiculed."
"My boyfriend keeps telling me I've got to own things. So, first I bought this car. And then he told me I oughta get a house. 'Why a house?' 'Well, you gotta have a place to park the car.'"