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" I try to eat sensibly. I cheat, but for the most part, I eat in a clean way. "
" I was a serious kid to an absurd degree. I was overwhelmed with responsibility. You know, trying to play grown up. I overdid it. "
" I do feel like I've gotten younger as I've aged. "
" I love Berlin. "
" I finally realized that yeah I did want to be an actor and it wasn't out of habit, but I needed to grow up for myself and then kind of re-enter the industry with a sound understanding of what my sensibilities and my values are as a relatively formed human being. "
" When I was 18 I went to college for two years and didn't work for a year which was essential for me, because my identity had been so influenced by my being an actor and I think I just needed to discover what it was to be myself, divorced from all that responsibility. "
" It's OK to want to look and feel your best. It's OK to work at being attractive, whatever that means to you. And it's also OK to not expect to be defined by that. It's OK to be powerful in every way: to be big, to take up space. To breathe and thrive. "
" I really liked Yale, although it was extremely intimidating. When I visited the campus, I was hiding behind trees, I felt so unworthy. "
" My goal is always to do something that feels just beyond my reach, and 'Homeland' continues to do that. Every season, they find new ways to scare me. The show is like a diamond that fell from the sky. I'll always feel slightly bludgeoned by it, but in the best way possible. "
" Steve Martin is one of my favorite performers, writers, artists of all time. "
" College was just so essential for my sense of self and my development. "
" Fame doesn't end loneliness. "
" Growing up in New York City, I was always encouraged to question authority, and I think I confused patriotism with jingoism. "
" I don't want to be an actress. I want to be doing good work that is well written and has good people in it. "
" I particularly love Israel. I've had fantastic experiences there. "
" I fantasized about being a psychology major when I first started school, and I took a handful of Psych 101 classes. "
" Working gives you this new perspective. You don't take everything too seriously, and you realise that if you don't do too well on a history test, it's not the end of the world. "
" The big question is always, 'Eyes or lips?' I tend to go with the eyes because I've got a lot more material to work with now - and it saves me from reapplying lipstick! I'm a pretty low-maintenance person and it's too excessive to exaggerate both the eyes and lips. "
" I do know how to fire a machine gun, so be warned! I'm trained! "
" Every time I make a movie, I'm prepared for it to become influential and career-defining - but I have no control over these things. "
" Autism does exist on a spectrum, and there are so many manifestations of it, so many kinds of expressions of it. And every case is particular. "
" It's a very young mistake to assume that life is very serious. I get the joke now. "
" I'm just a big old nerd. "
" I've always had a really active imagination. Lots of kids have imaginary friends. Mine just took on a rather demonic form. "
" People with bipolar disorder have difficulty with boundaries. "
" The first time I realised I was patriotic was after September 11th. "
" Some of my happiest moments have been dancing. "
" It just seems like the most successful, iconic love stories are not so easy or escapist. I think the ones that stay with us and resonate are full of conflict, discord and misunderstandings 'cause that's what makes drama happen or tension even if it's a comedy. "
" I was an actor who happened to be a kid. "
" I guess I stopped acting when I was 18 and didn't pick it up again until I was 21. That wasn't the plan, though. When I first started at Yale, the plan was to do a movie each summer. "
" Counterterrorism isn't really about the nunchakus, the guns and gadgets. It's about psychology. "