"At this point, I don't get hired a lot because people don't think I could finance a movie."
"It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning."Martha Plimpton on Henry Ford
"Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones."Martha Plimpton on Benjamin Franklin
"It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money."Martha Plimpton on Albert Camus
"Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent."Martha Plimpton on Jim Rohn
"Don't gamble take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it."Martha Plimpton on Will Rogers
"That's the thing about interviews, at some point you're going to change your mind. But it's there forever and you can't escape it."
"The word 'equality' shows up too much in our founding documents for anyone to pretend it's not the American way."
"I prefer to think of the audience as a single living organism with which I am sharing a singular, never-to-be-repeated experience."
"It's not common for a woman on television, especially if she's the mom of the family, to be funny. She's usually a straight man or foil."
"It's long been accepted as fact that the availability of family planning services saves lives. Where women have access to these services, children and families are healthier, and society at large benefits."