"When you have the paparazzi hiding in the bushes outside your home, the only thing you can control is how you respond publicly."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Portia de Rossi on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Portia de Rossi on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Portia de Rossi on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Portia de Rossi on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Portia de Rossi on Robert Frost
"I was very sexual from a very young age."
"I saw Ellen and my knees were weak. It was amazing. And it was very hard for me to get her out of my mind after that. Then when I saw her that night, we started talking, and that's that."
"The most important thing for me was to never, ever, ever deny it. But I didn't really have the courage to talk about it. I was thinking, The people who need to know I'm gay know."
"You live with the fear people might find out. Then you actually have the courage to tell people and they go, I don't think you are gay. It's enough to drive you crazy."
"My feelings for Ellen overrode all of my fear about being out as a lesbian. I had to be with her, and I just figured I'd deal with the other stuff later."