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My father, he was like the rock, the guy you went to with every problem. ...
by Gwyneth Paltrow

My father, he was like the rock, the guy you went to with every problem.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

Related topics: Dad

I don't know who decided that skinny was more appealing than not skinny.
It seems arbitrary.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

Our marriage is between us.
If we decide to continue being together or not,
it's our business.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I just had a baby.
I'm not going to work unless it's something really special and meaningful,
because I can't imagine missing all that time with my daughter.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

 

Sometimes when things you love get really commercial,
you end up feeling betrayed by it.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I've had a very interesting career.
I get to do amazing things and work with amazing people
and travel and learn languages -
things most people don't get the opportunity to do.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

If we were living in ancient Rome or Greece,
I would be considered sickly and unattractive.
The times dictate that thin is better for some strange reason,
which I think is foolish.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

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My dad always said he couldn't remember a time when I did not want to act.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I'm an artist, and the need to get inside myself and
be creative and be other people is a part of who I am.
I don't imagine I'll abandon that completely.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

There's something that sort of weirds me out about
actors who want to be rock stars,
and the other way around too.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

When you're so out there in the public eye,
people are constantly criticizing every aspect about you.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

My life comes down to three moments:
the death of my father,
meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter.
Everything I did previous to that just doesn't seem to add up to very much.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

We feel it's unacceptable to be fat,
when it has nothing to do with who the person actually is.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I understand what it feels like not to like aspects of yourself.
There have been times that I have felt really terrible about the way I look.
I have the seed of that feeling.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I really like where Tony Robbins says that we're all
hypnotized to see beauty this one specific way,
and it's true.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I wasn't the high-school play queen or anything.
And my parents would let me act until I graduated from college.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

As I absorbed life here and understood it better,
I just completely fell in love with England.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

The adrenaline of a live performance is unlike anything in film or theater.
I can see why it's so addictive.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

It's a waste of time for people to say things they
think other people want to hear,
or try and come off in a certain way.
I try to be as honest as I can.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I moved to New York from California when I was 11,
so initially I was seen as the California person for a while.
I didn't feel like I was popular, but I did feel confident.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I have a very highly developed sense of denial.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I spend a good portion of my dinner-party conversation
defending America because no matter what the political agenda,
it's still a fantastic, amazing place.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

Because I was newly pregnant, I was sick as a dog,
yet I knew all my lines from a year before.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

It changed me more than anything else.
You don't want to get to that place where you're the
adult and you're palpably in the next generation.
And, this shoved me into that.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

My playground was the theatre.
I'd sit and watch my mother pretend for a living.
As a young girl, that's pretty seductive.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

The Jewish part of me is superstitious.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

Beauty, to me, is about being comfortable in your own skin.
That, or a kick-ass red lipstick.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

In the theater, you go from point A to point Z,
building your performance as the evening progresses.
You have to relinquish that control on a film.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I say what I think, and I stand behind what I say.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I put on the fat suit and went outside and walked around.
I was really nervous about being found out,
but nobody would even make eye contact with me.
It really upset me.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I understand that if you set out to be a celebrity,
then you asked for it, but all I wanted to be was an actor.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

Beauty fades!
I just turned 29, so I probably don't have that many good years left in me.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I try to remember, as I hear about friends getting engaged,
that it's not about the ring.
It's a grave thing, getting married.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

Women were real box office stars in the '40s,
more so than men.
People loved to see women's films.
I think it was better then, except for the studio system.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

I was having such a hard time when I made Sylvia.
I gave everything I had for that role.
It's one or two or three things I'm most proud of in terms of my work.
But it was very dark.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

Dear Father in heaven, I'm not a praying man,
but if you're up there and you can hear me ...
show me the way... show me the way.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

So your father, or your mother,
never thought you were good enough - SO WHAT?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is a wise father that knows his own child.
- William Shakespeare

When a father gives to his son, both laugh;
when a son gives to his father, both cry.
- William Shakespeare

The most important thing a father
can do for his children
is to love their mother.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Nothing I've ever done has given me more joys and rewards
than being a father to my children.
- Bill Cosby

It doesn't matter who my father was.
It matters who I remember he was.
- Anne Sexton

My father always used to say that when you die,
if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
- Lee Iacocca

My father and he had one of those English friendships
which begins by avoiding the intimacies
and eventually eliminates speech altogether.
- Jorge Luis Borges

My father considered a walk among the mountains
as the equivalent of churchgoing.
- Aldous Huxley

A man cannot speak to his son, but as a father;
to his wife, but as a husband;
to his enemy, but upon terms:
whereas a friend may speak, as the case requires,
and not as it sorteth with the person.
- Francis Bacon

I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me
than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't
measure up to the standard he set.
- John Malkovich

I'm a fun father, but not a good father.
The hard decisions always went to my wife.
- John Lithgow

Do you know that other than my father,
I've never had a man take care of me?
- Dionne Warwick

She got her looks from her father.
He's a plastic surgeon.
- Groucho Marx

A father's disappointment can be a very powerful tool.
- Michael Bergin

How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board.
It is like an aged man reclining under the shadow of
an oak which he has planted.
- Voltaire

That is the thankless position of the father in the family -
the provider for all,
and the enemy of all.
- August Strindberg

My father wasn't really involved and my mom is the light in my life.
- Marion Jones

My grandfather, along with Carnegie,
was a pioneer in philanthropy,
which my father then practiced on a very large scale.
- David Rockefeller

You don't have to deserve your mother's love.
You have to deserve your father's.
- Robert Frost

Most American children suffer too much mother and too little father.
- Gloria Steinem

Humor is always based on a modicum of truth.
Have you ever heard a joke about a father-in-law?
- Dick Clark

My father wants me to be like my brother,
but I can't be.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

Feels good to try, but playing a father,
I'm getting a little older.
I see now that I'm taking it more serious and I do want that lifestyle.
- Adam Sandler

I never had a speech from my father 'this is what you
must do or shouldn't do' but I just learned to be led by example.
My father wasn't perfect.
- Adam Sandler

I stopped loving my father a long time ago.
What remained was the slavery to a pattern.
- Anais Nin

It is my feeling that Time ripens all things;
with Time all things are revealed; Time is the father of truth.
- Francois Rabelais

A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be,
A father is someone who carries pictures where his money used to be.
- Frank Howard Clark

My father and I have a very good relationship.
We always got along.
But I always scold him.
- Amy Sedaris

It is impossible to please all the world and one's father.
- Jean de La Fontaine

My Father had a profound influence on me.
He was a lunatic.
- Spike Milligan

Watching your husband become a father is really sexy and wonderful.
- Cindy Crawford

The only important thing I have to say is that my father
never fought against his country.
- Zinedine Zidane

My father loved people, children and pets.
- Tony Visconti

Being a father, being a friend, those are the things
that make me feel successful.
- William Hurt


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