"When I do get free time, I spend a lot of it at home with my family and my close friends and I think that's what keeps me happy, healthy, grounded, and totally in check."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Leighton Meester on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Leighton Meester on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Leighton Meester on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Leighton Meester on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Leighton Meester on Robert Frost
"I feel more mature than most people my age."
"I'm so accustomed to being alone."
"I'm a grown woman and sometimes, I might be a little fat, you know? Am I alone there? Not really."
"Singing really is acting. In a lot of ways, it's much more personal. I love music, and being able to work on that is amazing."
"I really like to be able to have variety and to try different things - that's the beauty of fashion."