Evan Rachel Wood quotes
“- Jude: We don't have it in England, is it a big deal?
- Max Carrigan: Well, it's a heart-warming American tradition.
- Lucy Carrigan: Yeah. It celebrates the time when the Indians shared their food with the early settlers. And how did we repay them? We slaughter them in thousands then ship them off to the shittiest bits of real estate.”
“I like to remember what my father taught me. That at one point or another, we were all new to this world.”
“- Ricky: I want a hundred more wishes!
- Harriet: You can't do that, you only have three!
- Ricky: I want to be as smart as everybody else... just for a day.”
“I have respect for all races, but I'm very glad that I was born white. As a woman, it's the best race to be. Especially if you want to become an actress, like I do.”
“Time to get back on that old bi-polar pony ride.”
“It's like the world is this orchestra and I'm the conductor.”
“There're just so many stupid, annoying, worthless people on this planet that just, like, get in the way of what you want.”
“- Lucy Carrigan: I would lay in front of a tank if it would bring Max back and end this war.
- Jude: Yeah, it wouldn't.”
“We are so perfect for each other. You know, if everybody married someone from a different race, then in one generation, there would be no prejudice.”
“You don't have to take yourself so seriously all the time.”
“I am trying to be a good person. I am trying to be myself, and if nobody likes me for me, that is their problem.”
“My mother says I was born with an angel on my shoulder. This is supposed to bring me luck and happiness. I think she lied.”
“You want to know how California got it's name? It's not named after some explorer, or king. Nope. Someone made the name up - a writer. He just pulled it out of his imagination in the 16th century, in Spain. He made up this place where there was unlimited gold, and pearls, and beautiful fierce women who wore gold armor, and rode wild beasts. And...” (continue)(continue reading)
“The only upside to anger, then... is the person you become. Hopefully someone that wakes up one day and realizes they're not afraid to take the journey, someone that knows that the truth is, at best, a partially told story. That anger, like growth, comes in spurts and fits, and in its wake, leaves a new chance at acceptance, and the promise of...” (continue)(continue reading)
“Every war has its casualties, just ask my brother.”
“There's a lot of resentment in this country toward the Middle East and there's a lot of stereotypes floating around which I don't think are true because in the short amount of time I've known you, you haven't tried to bomb anybody and you currently smell okay to me.”
“I think Gwen was mostly upset that I'd gotten married before her, seeing as how I was so much younger.”
“- Charlie: Miranda, did you go to that orgie?
- Miranda: I... it was a barbecue.”