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" I would always rather do a mediocre script with a great filmmaker than a great script with a mediocre filmmaker. "
" I feel very lucky that I don't have to rely on a man to give me financial security. That's a big deal. "
" I'm not a very 'this is planned out' person when I get to set. 'This is how I'm going to do it' - I'm never like that. "
" I wanted to get an angel wings tatooed on my back, as a guardian thing. "
" When you feel good is when you're not afraid to feel the worst. "
" When I was younger, I always did movies that teenagers would watch, not adults. I did 'Crazy/Beautiful' or comedies like 'Bring It On.' "
" I'm always looking for that movie that feels like it's hitting me where I need it. "
" If you're successful at a young age, no matter the profession, there has to come a time when you reevaluate everything, what it means to you. 'Is this what I want to do for the rest of my life?' "
" I really think the key to a film is the chemistry of people. "
" I've been an REM fan since I was a little girl. I would jump around to 'Stand' in the mirror. "
" When you're little, you're open to things. It's not like you get into this rehearsed zone when you're a child. At first you play different sides of yourself. And I think it will be really exciting one day to have a character to go into that's not anything like me whatsoever. "
" I don't try to be sexy, but if you are sexy it comes out. If you're not, you're not. "
" When you spend your entire life as a child actress, being told where to go and where to stand, you're performing constantly for people. It definitely breeds the kind of person who's dependent on other people's approval. "
" I used to feel like I had to be the best at what I did, but I realized I don't have to be the best. It's so freeing. I've never been this happy. "
" I have gotten so many tickets. I hope I don't get my license revoked. "
" I just want to be a good friend to people, that's all. "
" It's hard to get lost in a scene, to get into a character when everyone's standing around you on the set. "
" I would love to work with Quentin Tarantino - he's my number one. My ultimate. I would love to work with Paul Thomas Anderson, Alexander Payne - Pedro Almodovar wouldn't be too shabby. There are so many good directors, but those are some of my favorites. "
" I don't gossip about myself. "
" What are you going to do if it's the end of the world? You better go out having fun instead of stressing about it. "
" You don't really know who you're going to fall in love with at what time in their life. They can be the worst off they've ever been in their life, but you can't help who you fall in love with. That's part of the excitement of life - new people, new experiences. "
" Why would I cry over a boy? I would never waste my tears on a boy. Why waste your tears on someone who makes you cry? "
" What actor do you really take seriously who becomes a singer? It's kind of ridiculous. I can't think of anybody. "
" But the real secret to total gorgeousness is to believe in yourself, have self confindence, and try to be secure in your decisions and thoughts. "
Believe In Yourself
" The performances that I love are ones like Gena Rowlands in 'A Woman Under the Influence,' where women are allowed to be messy and imperfect. It's that kind of woman that has always inspired me to seek roles that are a little out of the box. I just haven't always had the opportunity to do them. "
" The filmmaker is really important to me: it could be their first film; it's not just about their reputation, but I have to really believe in them. "
" I really wanted the MTV Award the most, It was a golden popcorn container and it looks really neat. "
" You can never control who you fall in love with, even when you're in the most sad, confused time of your life. You don't fall in love with people because they're fun. It just happens. "
" When I'm an old lady, I'm going to have my pick of the young men. They'll be like, 'She's Miss Mary Jane!' The young boys will think I'm a hot old lady. "
" I'm happiest when I'm just hanging out with my friends... it really doesn't matter what we do. "
" My mother told me that when I was born a wave of feeling came over her. She just knew that I was destined to be an actress. "