"Expensive clothes are a waste of money."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Meryl Streep on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Meryl Streep on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Meryl Streep on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Meryl Streep on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Meryl Streep on Mark Twain
"America doesn't reward people of my age, either in day-to-day life or for their performances."
"I didn't have any confidence in my beauty when I was young. I felt like a character actress, and I still do."
"The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become."
"Show business has been really, really good to me because I can work and take a lot of time off, and I'm extremely undisciplined person."
"All an actor has is their blind faith that they are who they say they are today, in any scene."