"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."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Lily Collins on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Lily Collins on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Lily Collins on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Lily Collins on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Lily Collins on Ambrose Bierce
"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."
"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."
"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."
"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."