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Christine Baranski Quotes


An Emmy Award-winning American stage and screen actress.
(1952 - )

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Acting is like a high wire act. Your margin for error is very slim.
 

Audrey Hepburn's face was made for the camera.
 

Bambi has a profound effect on children because it's about losing your mother.
 

I adore clothes, I adore drinking. I just don't have the time or the inclination to totally indulge in it.
 

I always say God should have given women one extra decade at least, especially if you want a family. You're trying to pack a lot in.
 

I do enjoy film. The more I do it the more I learn.
 

I got into Julliard on almost a full scholarship.
 

I never say I have a preference for one medium as opposed to another.
 

I often close my eyes because I can't tolerate violence.
 

I think people think Jim Carrey's just wild and crazy. He really is very disciplined. It is true of Eddie Murphy and Robin Williams as well.
 

I wanted to show people I can do things other than the sophisticated bitch.
 

I wish I didn't have to live up to anything.
 

I'd much rather be famous for being a fabulous bitch than being, She does that nice wife really well.
 

I'm a nice, happily married wife and mom and I live in Connecticut.
 

I'm sad to say that stardom is a commodity in our culture.
 

If I never do another movie, I will have had the privilege of working on one of the big Hollywood movies with top people, creating a world that can only be described as totally cinematic.
 

In the early '90s, New York was a pretty depressing place.
 

It is really hard to do comedy; it takes a lot of energy and focus. It's rather like music: It's a lot of hitting notes precisely.
 

It was considered that you were stepping down by doing television. I almost turned Cybill down because I so wanted to remain a theater actress.
 

It's a great time to be an actress at this point in my life.
 


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