37 Total Quotes

Elle Macpherson Quotes

Elle Macpherson
I wanted so badly to study ballet, but it was really all about wearing the tutu.
Elle Macpherson
#Ballet

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For 15 years, I've been playing the same character - which is myself - and I'm bored with 'myself'.
Elle Macpherson
#Character

Elle Macpherson
A celebrity name is never enough for an intelligent mass market, ... truly successful businesses are born of passion and heartfelt interest.
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#Celebrity

Elle Macpherson
I see myself as the consumer. I'm a working mother and I don't get a lot of time to myself. I create products that I need in my life, and which make me feel good.
Elle Macpherson
#Mother

Elle Macpherson
Underwear is such an emotional thing.
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#Emotions

Elle Macpherson
When I stepped out of the campaigns, we decided we'd focus on the word intimate and capture a model in a moment,
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#Focus

Elle Macpherson
With the anthology we've taken that concept one step further and we've asked certain people to give their opinion of what's going on. I like that intellectual side.
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#People

Elle Macpherson
G-strings are uncomfortable. Girls want real knickers now.
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#Girls

Elle Macpherson
I'm very fortunate because we're committed to co-parenting our children together,
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#Children

Elle Macpherson
I thank my mother. It's the genes. I don't think too much about it.
Elle Macpherson
#Mother

Elle Macpherson
I wanted so badly to study ballet, but it was really all about wearing the tutu. [On the subject of her early aspirations]
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#Dreams

Elle Macpherson
A celebrity name is never enough for an intelligent mass market... truly successful businesses are born of passion and heartfelt interest.
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#Quotes

Elle Macpherson
Acting and modeling have nothing to do with each other.
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Elle Macpherson
Anyway, I believe you don't fix the inside by putting something on the outside.
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Elle Macpherson
As long as people want to see me in movies, and as long as I find it interesting, I'll keep working.
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Elle Macpherson
Being a public person doesn't necessarily mean you're a piece of meat for everybody.
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Elle Macpherson
But I do know focusing on the exterior doesn't make me happy. If I want peace and serenity, it won't be reached by getting thinner or fatter.
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#Quotes

Elle Macpherson
Focusing on the way I look makes me uncomfortable. I try to focus on the way I feel - I know what makes me feel better about myself. Reading my child a story makes me feel great, doing my hair nicely doesn't.
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Elle Macpherson
For a while I was on the cover of every Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue, which was regarded as the pinnacle of success in America.
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Elle Macpherson
For me, just being on the cover of a magazine wasn't enough. I began to think, what value is there in doing something in which you have no creative input?
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Elle Macpherson
Having children is my greatest achievement. It was my saviour. It switched my focus from the outside to the inside. My children are gifts, they remind me of what's important.
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Elle Macpherson
I choose movies, I never choose roles. I look at the script. I look at the director. I look at the other actors - and then the role.
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Elle Macpherson
I don't believe we own our children, they're their own souls who make their own choices, we just guide and support them.
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Elle Macpherson
I don't like everybody knowing what I'm doing, unless it's related to a movie. I don't like speaking to the press. I never did.
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Elle Macpherson
I eat like a horse!
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Elle Macpherson
I feel beautiful when I'm at peace with myself. When I'm serene, when I'm a good person, when I've been considerate of others.
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Elle Macpherson
I just happen to like the work. I like preparing for a role. I like reading. I like analyzing. I like literature. I like emotions. I like working with other actors.
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Elle Macpherson
I like to make movies I like to watch.
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Elle Macpherson
I used to wear heels because I wanted to show people I wasn't ashamed of being tall. But I don't wear them any more because you don't have to wear heels to be beautiful. I can't even remember the last time I wore heels.
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Elle Macpherson
I went to America on holiday when I was 17 and, before I knew it, I'd been signed up by an agency and had these obligations I didn't understand, but which I couldn't say no to. This industry chose me. But I did choose to make it fulfilling.
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#Quotes