"When I did 'Battlestar Galactica' it was the first time I really understood science fiction. That was a very political drama, but set in spaceships so people didn't really take it seriously. But some really fascinating things were explored in that."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Michelle Forbes on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Michelle Forbes on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Michelle Forbes on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Michelle Forbes on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Michelle Forbes on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"I thought a vegan diet would be too difficult, being on the road so much, but it's been far easier than I thought."
"A plant-based diet has actually simplified my life in so many ways. For breakfast, I try to get my first serving of fruits and nuts for fuel. I'm completely addicted to coconut water for the electrolytes and hydration."
"It's a wonderful thing working with young actors. I know a lot of people don't like working with children. I actually adore it, because you watch their imagination open up and you watch them start to learn this job that I've been doing for so long. They come with such a lack of cynicism."
"I had so many offers after 'True Blood' for things that were someone in the same vein, but nowhere near Alan Ball's vision. Or something that was over-the-top and fantastical. And I've always wanted to play the regular, working-class mom, and I've never really had the chance to do that."