50 Total Quotes

Patricia Heaton Quotes

It had a 'Moonstruck' quality to the comedy - very romantic, huge emotions. I like to think of it as a comic opera, ... It just posed this question, what is true love? Is it that sort of ecstatic, over-the-top feeling you get on meeting someone? Or is it about years of commitment and history together? Or is it both? How do you find it, and how do you know? It's a very complicated topic.
Patricia Heaton
#Comedy

In the past, your dumbness has gotten in the way of a few things that I really wanted to do: The book club. Theater. Having conversations.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress #Past

More kids? It's possible,
Patricia Heaton
#Kids

rare sitcom wife who has her own paranoia and faults and downfalls.
Patricia Heaton
#Faults

What's really great is when people get the jokes, when people laugh,
Patricia Heaton
#Jokes

And we're still married to each other. Can you believe that?
Patricia Heaton
#Believe

true love, and what it is, and how do you know what it is. Is it just chemistry, or is it years and years of commitment and being together and hanging in there building a history? And how do you find both?
Patricia Heaton
#Love

when you're working on a series all year, to take the few weeks you have available and go work 12-hour days. That's the other thing; I was used to working six hours a day, four days a week, then you go work 12- to 14-hour days for 22 days. That's considered an easy shoot, but I was still like, 'Oh, man. I've gotta get back on a sitcom.'
Patricia Heaton
#Work

[Still, wine played a definite part in breaking the ice among the film's actors.] At the getting-to-know-you cast dinners, we had a few bottles here and there, ... It's a little difficult when you have to be up at 5 a.m., trying to look halfway decent. I can't take a beating like I used to.
Patricia Heaton
#Wine

Again, I find it difficult to be taken care of and rarely acknowledge it, and every act he does registers, but I also just need to verbally acknowledge him and hug him.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

And I find it very easy to memorize the scripts, which are so close to conversations my husband and I have.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

And I started as a journalism major at Ohio State, ended up in theater and I love to read.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

And I think I have a perspective about Hollywood that you don't see very often in the press.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

Boys wear their hearts on their sleeves. Even when they're trying to pull one over on you they're so transparent. Like men.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

But I think boys ultimately are easier than girls.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

Home life is a foreign environment for most guys. So it's natural to show them being idiots at home.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I don't remember my mother ever playing with me. And she was a perfectly good mother. But she had to do the laundry and clean the house and do the grocery shopping.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I felt totally released from the need to make it as an actress. I had experienced complete fulfillment in something that had nothing to do with me being in the spotlight.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I have to keep reminding myself: If you give your life to God, he doesn't promise you happiness and that everything will go well. But he does promise you peace. You can have peace and joy, even in bad circumstances.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I just don't know a couple that's been married more than three years that doesn't annoy the heck out of each other every 15 minutes.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I just have always felt that I think we know that it's an ensemble show, and it's very hard to pick a show to submit when you're nominated, because usually everyone has a very strong part in every episode.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I know the situations that we do every week are all ones that I encounter in my life or will encounter.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I spend as much time with my kids as any mom who stays home. I only work during the hours they're at school, but there is always the sense of trying to catch up with all their stuff and not only organize my work life but also their school lives.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I think Raymond is very honest about human relationships.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I was not an easy kid.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I was raised Catholic and I'm Presbyterian now, but I've always been a Christian, regardless of denomination. I believe that Jesus is the way.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress

I'm always dissing Ray and making fun of him, talking about his money.
Patricia Heaton
#American Actress