Best Quotes by Rashida Jones

Smiling is definitely one of the best beauty remedies. If you have a good sense of humor and a good approach to life, that’s beautiful.

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I know that in life there will be sickness, devastation, disappointments, heartache – it’s a given. What’s not a given is the way you choose to get through it all. If you look hard enough, you can always find the bright side.

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Just because a situation is grim doesn’t mean you don’t have every right to smile.

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My first love, I’ll never forget, and it’s such a big part of who I am, and in so many ways, we could never be together, but that doesn’t mean that it’s not forever. Because it is forever.

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In my twenties I would be skeptical of a bad haircut, but once you turn thirty it’s more about whether he a nice person and does he open the door for me. Once you turn thirty-five, it’s more about would he make a good father. And even if you’re just liking somebody and digging on someone, I think you can’t help but think in those terms.

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It’s downright undignified how many blazers I’ve bought over the years. And will continue to buy. They immediately give shape and add authority. With the perfect blazer, anything is possible.

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I think part of being an adult is leaving the fairytale behind.

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I know what it’s like to have my heart broken. It is not adorable.

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I remember being a kid and seeing the ‘National Inquirer’ at the grocery store checkout line. When somebody actually picked up a copy, it was mortifying. You felt dirty for them. But now it’s perfectly acceptable to read something like that. There’s absolutely no taboo surrounding that kind of exploitation.

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Ads featuring real women and real beauty are such a necessary component to offset the potentially dangerous programming out there for little girls.

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Ads featuring real women and real beauty are such a necessary component to offset the potentially dangerous programming out there for little girls.

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To me, it’s really easy to feel glamorous and beautiful with red lips. It’s great because you don’t have to do anything else. I don’t have to do anything to my face. I can have cleanly washed hair and if I just put on like a matte red lip, it just makes everything seem special.

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I totally believe in romance and love and all that.

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Well, dating has become a sport and not about finding the person you love.

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Chemotherapy is brutal. The goal is pretty much to kill everything in your body without killing you.

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Spy plots are hard, really hard.

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For the most part, there’s so much of me in my characters.

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I think every girl has that a guy she has trouble letting go of.

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My activities tend to revolve around crossword puzzles, reading and playing piano and games with my friends.

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You know, I definitely have an inclination to work in the public sector.

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I love guys and the way they think; they’re so straightforward – and women can learn from that.

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I don’t think any other emotion is the equivalent of laughter. So I do whatever I can to laugh all the time and to hide my pain.

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Marriage feels like an industry with catering and really expensive bands.

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In high school, I was on the youth advisory council for the Mayor’s Office of Los Angeles, and that was kind of my first experience in the bureaucratic system. We tried to get things done, and nobody was really interested in getting anything done.

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People are not enjoying life because they’re trying to be something or brand themselves.

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It’s hard to find female leads that are flawed and interesting and dynamic.

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For the most part, it is really nice when people come up to me, because I do think that people who are awkward relate to me, and that’s really nice. It’s generally good.

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I have six brothers and sisters. We all look totally different: blonde hair, curly hair, green eyes, dark eyes, dark skin, light skin. It’s just how it is.

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I think there’s just an inherent burden of being alive and being a woman. No man would ever admit that, but I think women know it, which is: You know more than men, you know more than most people you’re dealing with every day, and you know that’s it up to you to make things move forward, and you get paid half as much, but you just do it.

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I think anybody who has had a long relationship and has had a really hard time letting go, wants to feel like it’s not all for naught, and it’s meaningful, because it makes you who you are.

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I love going to weddings.

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I think that women are powerful and they’re multifaceted and they’re survivors; they don’t have to depend on a man to do the things they needed them to do, whether it was hunting or lifting heavy things, so what’s a man’s place now? Who knows!

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Timing is everything with relationships.

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Women tend to double-speak – I’m definitely guilty of that.

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There’s a definite responsibility that comes with being famous. You shouldn’t be able to just dress up and look pretty.

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I’m lucky because I have so many clashing cultural, racial things going on: black, Jewish, Irish, Portuguese, Cherokee. I can float and be part of any community I want.

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You can’t be an openly gay movie star. You can’t be an openly gay pop star, really – minus Ricky Martin.

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I can be pretty persuasive if I believe in something strongly enough.

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I’ve been really lucky thus far with acting, in that I can do things I believe in and feel good about, and feel good about myself. If for some reason one day that ends, I won’t do it anymore. If I feel like I have to compromise myself to continue to be in this industry, I don’t want to do that.

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My parents are the coolest of the cool on every single level, and it’s because they have a deep appreciation for every moment of their lives.

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I’m a comedy geek so anything comedy related, whether that’s standup shows, improv shows, I’m all over that. That’s my favorite way to be entertained always.

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My dad always tell me to make decisions from love and not from fear.

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Well, I’m not a method actress by any stretch of the imagination so the best thing that I can do is be as real as possible and find whatever commonality in that character that I can see myself.

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You can never stop discovering music.

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Music is hugely important to me.

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Sure, being good at your job is really important, but in acting, so much of the decision’s already made the minute you walk in the room because they’re like, ‘His hair’s good or she’s got the right skin color’ or whatever. It’s so random, but it’s so physically oriented.

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Men do weird things when they experience fear. It’s like a fight-or-flight thing.

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People are very nice to me, and they’ve been nice as my career has gotten better and I’ve gotten more jobs. But the reality is that if I decided tomorrow that I didn’t want to act anymore, it’s not like people are going to be like, ‘Please, come back!’

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In early high school years, I was pretty chubby, and I spent a lot of time on my computer, before it was cool to have a computer – because there was a time that was true. So that’s where I developed my personality.

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I love romantic comedies. I have a deep respect for them. I think they’re really difficult to write and write well.

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There’s people who watch shows while they’re preparing their dinners, and they don’t want to focus, and they don’t want to be challenged, and whatever. And then there’s people who want to really sit down and get into a character in a world, and feel like they’re expanding, or they have complex relationships, or whatever.

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There’s no better way to process pain than to write.

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I like to be in a European city where I can speak my language.

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