"I was class mom at the preschool one year and I was pretty much asked not to do that again!"
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Julie Bowen on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Julie Bowen on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Julie Bowen on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Julie Bowen on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Julie Bowen on Pablo Picasso
"I've had a little bad, bad media luck the new year. Well, apparently I'm dating Bill Clinton, which makes me nervous. I didn't know, though."
"I'm on a strict gossip diet. No gossip websites, no gossip magazines. Otherwise, I find it paralyzing to exist."
"My parents had an old-fashioned ideal of college, that four years at a liberal arts college should be a liberal arts education."
"It's a war of attrition. If you have patience and a modicum of faith in yourself your chances are not too bad."
"I would love to do more movies, but the reality is women have many more opportunities on television to play a greater variety of characters."