"I don't feel famous."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Uma Thurman on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Uma Thurman on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Uma Thurman on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Uma Thurman on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Uma Thurman on Ambrose Bierce
"So, you know, parenting is a very intimate and amazing experience and one of the best experiences of my life."
"Desperation is the perfume of the young actor. It's so satisfying to have gotten rid of it. If you keep smelling it, it can drive you crazy. In this business a lot of people go nuts, go eccentric, even end up dead from it. Not my plan."
"I was not particularly bright, I wasn't very athletic, I was a little too tall, odd, funny looking, I was just really weird as a kid."
"I've learned that every working mom is a superwoman."
"I'm an actress and mom, and I probably don't have enough of an active spiritual life. And I don't know why people run around calling themselves by the names of religions when they don't actually practise them."