"I think the most important thing in life is self-love, because if you don't have self-love, and respect for everything about your own body, your own soul, your own capsule, then how can you have an authentic relationship with anyone else?"
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Shailene Woodley on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Shailene Woodley on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Shailene Woodley on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Shailene Woodley on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Shailene Woodley on Abraham Lincoln
"George Clooney is a super-human, he's just such an amazing human being, he taught me how to be a better person and a better actor!"
"There's been times when I've had heartbreaking moments and I'm like, 'I can't believe you said that,' or 'I can't believe you did that'. And it hurts, it still hurts, and it'll always hurt, but I've never had somebody that I truly cared about just walk out on me, whether it was a boyfriend, or an aunt, mom or dad."
"The F-word is 'famous,' the C-word is 'celebrity' and S-word is 'star,' in my book. The other three words are fine - you can say those. But 'famous,' 'celebrity' and 'star,' I think, are misused."
"I think there's a lot of work to be done with our societies. My biggest passions are the environment and health. And when I say 'health' I mean the secrets behind health and our food system."
"So often, I read scripts and am like, 'This would never happen in real life. It's not trying to be funny. It's trying to be serious.'"