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Jodie Foster – 12 Quotes

 

12 Quotes by Jodie Foster

 

It’s an interesting combination: Having a great fear of being alone, and having a desperate need for solitude and the solitary experience. That’s always been a tug of war for me.

– Jodie Foster


I think an artist’s responsibility is more complex than people realize.

– Jodie Foster


But the reason I became, why I wanted to be in the business was because there was Midnight Cowboy.

– Jodie Foster


I fantasize about having a manual job where I can come home at night, read a book and not feel responsible for what will happen the next day.

– Jodie Foster


I had to take my makeup off at work every night. I wasn’t allowed to do it at home because my mom said that when your work day is done, you’re done with work.

– Jodie Foster


I didn’t have any ambition to produce big mainstream popcorn movies.

– Jodie Foster


I don’t know if I see myself as really an action hero, but I like doing physical movies and I like doing movies where the writing is very lean.

– Jodie Foster


I love European movies and I kind of grew up on European films.

– Jodie Foster


I’ve always had this idea that I wanted movies to make people better not worse.

– Jodie Foster


So, yes, there’s nothing I love more than listening to directors talk about their movies.

– Jodie Foster


The movies I made when I was 14 or 15, I have a hard time looking at those. Those were the awkward years. I don’t know if anybody can look at something they did when they were 14 and not wince.

– Jodie Foster


I have, in some ways, saved characters that have been marginalized by society by playing them – and having them still have dignity and still survive, still get through it.

– Jodie Foster