"My uncle's a lawyer and I remember going to see him in court and thinking, 'That's cool, too bad I could never be a lawyer.'"
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Lena Dunham on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Lena Dunham on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Lena Dunham on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Lena Dunham on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Lena Dunham on Bill Gates
"I feel like a lot of the female relationships I see on TV or in movies are in some way free of the kind of jealousy and anxiety and posturing that has been such a huge part of my female friendships, which I hope lessens a little bit with age."
"At my age, no one is married, no one has kids, no one has a career."
"I'd love to write something for a male protagonist. That's sort of the next frontier for me. I think it'd be really amazing to write the kind of parts that I love for women but for a guy."
"I went to an amazing school in Brooklyn called St. Anne's that's a really kind of creative hot bed."
"If you're writing, you're starting in private. It can really be this amazing, private, freeing experience. Forget that it's for other people - that comes in later."