"There's no wrong way to experience a film."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Vera Farmiga on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Vera Farmiga on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Vera Farmiga on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Vera Farmiga on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Vera Farmiga on Mark Twain
"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."
"I grew up in a Ukrainian Catholic-turned-Christian household, and that is my family's faith."
"Whether we call it religion or faith, we all battle for a balanced integrated soul."