45 Total Quotes

Susan Sarandon Quotes

Do you really have to be the ice queen intellectual or the slut whore? Isn't there some way to be both?
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress

I look forward to being older, when what you look like becomes less and less an issue and what you are is the point.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress

We stand a chance of getting a president who has probably killed more people before he gets into office than any president in the history of the United States.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress

Making love is like hitting a baseball. You just gotta relax and concentrate.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress #Baseball

I want to do anything I can, he has been kind of shut out by the powers that be in terms of having of a voice.
Susan Sarandon
#Kind

That scene was a selling point to do the movie,
Susan Sarandon
#Movie

Children reinvent your world for you.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress #Children

We need a witness to our lives. There's a billion people on the planet... I mean, what does any one life really mean? But in a marriage, you're promising to care about everything. The good things, the bad things, the terrible things, the mundane things... all of it, all of the time, every day. You're saying 'Your life will not go unnoticed because I will notice it. Your life will not go un-witnessed because I will be your witness'.
Susan Sarandon
#People

I was told I had an overabundance of original sin.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress #Sin

You guys ask really long questions. In the U.S., they just want to know who you're sleeping with.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress #Ask

When I tell people I'm a comedian they say, 'Oh, are you funny?' I say, 'No, it's not that kind of comedy.
Susan Sarandon
#Funny

It's so different from the States where they just want to know who you're sleeping with,
Susan Sarandon
#Sleep

He makes a very safe environment.
Susan Sarandon
#Environment

He has a very strong vision of what he wants,
Susan Sarandon
#Vision

It's still not easy to find roles that offer more complex images of women,
Susan Sarandon
#Women

But it was scary because when I met with Cameron, we were both sniffing around each other trying to decide what the tone would be. I didn't want to do Lucy and Desi ... I knew where the traps were. I was nervous about making it spontaneous and awkward, but at the same time giving it a kind of dignity.
Susan Sarandon
#Trying

Under pressure, she embraced her personal struggles with dignity and humor and always with the focus on the greater good.
Susan Sarandon
#Dignity

I've always had a really developed sense of justice. As a child, I would rotate my dolls' dresses for fear that they might come alive at midnight and one of them would always have the best dress on. Whatever it was that made me worry about my dolls I suppose has paid off in my career because, really, an actor is all about empathy and imagination. And those are the cornerstones of activism.
Susan Sarandon
#Fear

It's awesome to me because there are more and more kids getting involved.
Susan Sarandon
#Kids

She seems to be a very bright woman. I've met her. But she's lost her progressive following because of her caution and centrist approach. It bothers me when she voted for the war.
Susan Sarandon
#Woman

There were brave people who didn't [vote]. She's not worse than other politicians, but I hoped she would be better. What America is looking for is authentic people who want to go into public service because they believe strongly in something, not people who are trying to get elected.
Susan Sarandon
#People

It will be great when it's not such a big deal when a woman gets a good job.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress

Moses? That's a very humble beginning. I'm so happy for them, the more the merrier. I know she takes mothering very seriously and it is one of the hardest things you can possibly do and it will take every ounce of imagination that she has. I'm so happy for her because that little Apple deserves a playmate.
Susan Sarandon
#Beginning

Everyone has a responsibility towards this larger family of man, but especially if you're privileged, that increases your responsibility.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress

Before our kids start coming home from Iraq in body bags and women and children start dying in Baghdad, I need to know, what did Iraq do to us?
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress

I think I'm an actor because I have very strong imagination and empathy. I never studied acting, but those two qualities are exactly the qualities that make for an activist.
Susan Sarandon
#American Actress