"My mother used to take me to flea markets in my stroller, and I would just rummage through the piles. You've got to dig through the overstuffed racks that everyone else just walks by. It's the only way to find the cool stuff."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Lily Collins on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Lily Collins 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."Lily Collins on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Lily Collins on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Lily Collins on Bill Gates
"Never once does 'Snow White' herself look in the mirror so she isn't aware of her beauty or what apparently that does to people. It's really just the queen and the prince that talk about it."
"I don't like reading things that people say on the Internet because I know so much of it is not true. I don't want to waste my time worrying about what other people are thinking. I just want to focus on being able to do cool projects."
"My dad knows how to tell a story. He'd make me laugh by doing all the different voices."
"There's this common perception that having a famous last name is all you need. A surname may get you a meeting, but if there's no talent you won't get the part."
"I was actually the one who decided to move to LA. Mom and I were driving on Sunset Boulevard during one of our trips back to see her family, and I said, 'Can we just stay?' So we did."