"I have tender, romantic associations with upstate New York."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Vera Farmiga on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Vera Farmiga on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Vera Farmiga on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Vera Farmiga on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Vera Farmiga on Fran Lebowitz
"I can't get my knickers in a twist about my age and ageing in an industry that caters to the ids of 14-year-olds."
"Editing yourself is like an irksome coin toss. You've got to strip yourself of super ego and operate from the id. Maybe I've got my Freud mixed up. It's just hard to trade a beauty shot for the performance with truth and a brightly lit zit."
"There are women who make things better, there are women who change things, there are women who make things happen, who make a difference. I want to be one of those women."
"There's no wrong way to experience a film."
"I grew up in a Ukrainian Catholic-turned-Christian household, and that is my family's faith."