"You can be true to the character all you want but you've got to go home with yourself."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Julia Roberts on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Julia Roberts on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Julia Roberts on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Julia Roberts on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Julia Roberts on Robert Frost
"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.'"