Quotes by: Zooey Deschanel
It's an addiction. I love clothes. I like to go down Melrose and look in all the windows and I go to different flea markets. I have lots of costumes. You never know when you're going to have to dress up like a milkmaid from the 1600s.
I grew up believing my sister was from the planet Neptune and had been sent down to Earth to kill me.
Classic Christmas cookies are really time-consuming. Instead, make a bar you can bake in a pan and just cut up, like a brownie or a blondie or a shortbread, which still has that Christmas vibe.
What led me to be an actor is that I have a strange something in me that can drastically change the way I appear to the world. Growing up, I couldn't understand why people would always have different ideas of me - but because of that I became aware of how you can manipulate your own ability to change. And then I learned to make a career of it.
I just sort of follow my bliss, so to speak, and then I see where that takes me.
It's interesting, because as a musician, I don't feel like I need to be on the top of the pop charts.
Everyone needs a theme song! It should make you feel like a million dollars.
I'm a person who gets better with practice. Getting older is awesome - because you get more practice.
Always the aim for me is making people feel like they are not alone. That's just the greatest feeling.
I've always been really picky about roles and make a point of reminding myself that it's not about the money - because, obviously, there's a lot of money to be made in this business if you're willing to do anything.
If I'm trying to please every craze fan, then I can't. Of course, we all want to please the fans.
Do your eye shadow first, then your foundation. That way, you can clean up any mess without starting all over again.
I think my own personal style always ends up seeping into characters that I play. I've always had a very distinct idea of fashion for myself, and what a character should wear.
It's nice that there are movies and songs about romance - it's what motivates us as human beings. I'm all for being brainwashed by rom-coms.
I always choose roles that are, you know, hopefully different from the last role. I don't wanna do the same thing over and over again because that's, well, first of all that's no fun.