Jessica Alba Quotes

The time I'm not spending with my kid has to be worth it, so when I sat down with my agents after I was ready to go back to work, I told them: It's all about the directors.

Time Quotes, Work Quotes, Worth Quotes

I've got cousins galore. Mexicans just spread all their seeds. And the women just pop them out.

Women Quotes

I thought it was my job to give all the boys their first kiss.

Thought Quotes

 

You have to be the best of whatever you are, but successful, cool actresses come in all shapes and sizes.

Success Quotes

My parents were young and liberal and knew I was going to drink anyway, so they let me do it at home.

Parents Quotes

Everyone in my family is an artist in some capacity whether they're musicians, painters, or sculptors, so it's in their blood.

Pain Quotes, Music Quotes

Everyone has an opinion of who you are and what your relationship is about, things that you've done or didn't do in your relationship - and it's just all crap, really. Things that are written about it are all crap.

Opinion Quotes

I wish there were two of me and 48-hour days so I could get everything done. But for me, I have to not try and think that everything has to be 100% perfect all the time and leave room for error. As long as my kids feel loved and a priority, everything really is secondary.

Love Quotes, Time Quotes

Living in L.A., everyone likes to mold you and change you. I don't care about fame, I don't care about being a celebrity. I know that's part of the job, but I don't feed into anyone's idea of who I should be.

Change Quotes, Fame Quotes

I don't put weight on fame, and having people around me just because I am famous makes me feel really bad about myself.

Fame Quotes

It feels like I'm starting to come into my own in terms of where I want to go artistically, toward more complicated, interesting characters.

Character Quotes

I don't like being the center of attention.

Attention Quotes

I'm all about supporting anyone whose art is also the way they make their living.

Art Quotes

Every time I'd get a critique or some redirection, I'd always just take it very personally. Now I have no problem with it.

Time Quotes

There's no such thing as a perfect guy. I think it would be strange if somebody was absolutely everything you always wanted, because then there'd be no challenge. Also, you'd feel inferior.

Challenge Quotes

If I didn't get a job, between 16 and 18, that wasn't significant, I was just going to go to college. I didn't want to be a struggling actor at 36 with five kids, doing something I hated. You see the story so much. It's such a vicious business to be in when you're not meant to be in it.

Business Quotes

Movies are the shadiest business in the world.

Business Quotes