My Favorite Quotes
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 Annette Bening - “Acting is not about being famous, it's about exploring the human soul.”
 Annette Bening - “I have perfected the art of putting my feet on my husband's lap during awards ceremonies so he can rub them.”
 Annette Bening - “I am really looking forward as I get older and older, to being less and less nice.”
 Annette Bening - “It's a thrill because the movie was made for love. We did it because we thought it could be very special ... It's absolutely a thrill to be a part of something that has meant so much to so many people. We're all just thrilled that people like it.”
 Annette Bening - “I love what I do, and I appreciate this very much. Trick question.”
 Annette Bening - “He seemed to know so much more than it would be appropriate for a first-time (film) director to know. I still don't understand how he knows what he knows.”
 Annette Bening - “Yes, I know I've played these women, but I'm not really conniving at all.”
 Annette Bening - “I thought it was very original. The story could have been very cheesy and sensationalized.”
 Annette Bening - “She was convicted of murder, obviously, but she said she had no intention of killing him.”
 Annette Bening - “The reason, I think, is that Jean is not sympathetic. She's not a nice girl. She's not out to win people. I think that's why the movies never got made.”
 Annette Bening - “Oh, honey, I'm from Oklahoma This is who I am - middle-class all the way”
 Annette Bening - “Do we need a wristband to listen to our governor ... He represents all of us.”
 Annette Bening - “You have to have a wristband to listen to the governor ... He represents all of us, right”
 Annette Bening - “It's wonderful, isn't it, that so many people on the movie are being recognized, ... We're this wonderful little family of people that did this kind of small picture. We just did it because we thought it might be a good movie and we loved the script.”
 Annette Bening - “Right now, I love the fact that I have so many opportunities, but I know this privileged position cannot last. That doesn't mean that I'll stop working. I picture myself as an old actress doing cameos in films with people saying Isn't that that Bening woman”
 Annette Bening - “I just sort of took her lead. She was guiding the conversation. She's an old lady now, 82 or so, and she was sort of surprised that we were making the story. She said nice things about him. She said he was a great traveler. ... And she said he was a great dancer, that he made her feel like Ginger Rogers.”
 Annette Bening - “I think we as celebrities have a lot more control,”
 Annette Bening - “He finds me and wants to have a baby with me, and there are problems, ... It wouldn't be a movie if there weren't dramatic problems, as my daughter tells me, my 8-year-old.”