"Integrate what you believe in every single area of your life. Take your heart to work and ask the most and best of everybody else, too."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Meryl Streep on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Meryl Streep on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Meryl Streep on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Meryl Streep on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Meryl Streep on Maya Angelou
"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."