I don't have any understanding of a human being who doesn't respect the beauty of life and that goes for all creatures that have thoughts, feelings and needs.— Alicia Silverstone
The most colossal Alicia Silverstone quotes that are simple and will have a huge impact on you
My biggest dream in the world is for everyone to become vegetarian, so there won't be any more suffering.
I can't think of anything better in the world to be but a vegan.
You see how picky I am about my shoes and they only go on my feet.
I think I can deceive people. I'm like, the nice, sweet girl when you meet me. And I don't have any bad intentions. But I'm a bad girl too.
I don't take any of the medications I took when I was younger: antibiotics, antacids, aspirin, asthma inhalers, ulcer medication, allergy shots.
Being vegan helped me realize I can say and do what I believe is right. That's powerful.
Nothing's changed my life more. I feel better about myself as a person, being conscious and responsible for my actions and I lost weight and my skin cleared up and I got bright eyes and I just became stronger and healthier and happier. Can't think of anything better in the world to be but be vegan.
My boyfriend calls me 'princess', but I think of myself more along the lines of 'monkey' and 'retard'.
It's important to see what we can do to make a difference, but it's more important to me to do it every single day.
I don't feel like a dream girl, but I think it's really nice.
I guess a part of me wishes I got that sort of attention in my real life. Because in my real life, I'm this weird, dorky girl who just hangs out with her dog.
Animals are being exploited in such an unbelievable way; it's not acceptable.
Clothes make me dizzy.
I don't want to be known as the Aerosmith chick, but it's fun to put on the boots and makeup and act like a tough girl.
I love, love, love apricot baby food.
My closet in the kitchen is filled with jars of it. I love Lucky Charms and Cocoa Pebbles cereal. I love my purple couch, and I love dancing. I used to have the best stuffed animals, but Samson [her dog] ate them.
I think that the film Clueless was very deep.
I think it was deep in the way that it was very light. I think lightness has to come from a very deep place if it's true lightness.
People think, 'Wow, you're an actress, so people must be really nice to you and kiss your ass.' NOBODY kisses my ass.
I did it for political, moral reasons, thinking that I was making this great sacrifice, but it was absolutely necessary; I was not going to contribute to the violence in the world anymore.
I don't just want to be the girl boys get excited about, I have no desire for people to see me in a sexy way. I won't do nudity ever.
My favorite thing in the world is a box of fine European chocolates which is, for sure, better than sex.
[I] educate people to be kinder to each other, and to other life-forms.
There has been racism, sexism and now there is 'species-ism.' People think that they are better than other creatures.
Do you prefer ‘fashion victim’ or ‘ensembly challenged’?
I truly loved doing the videos, but it has been hard hearing all the time that you're just the Aerosmith chick.
I like it all. I love getting inside of people's heads and playing what drives people and what makes them do what they do. That's always been what's most interesting to me about being an actor. The analyzing of what's happening, but even more so, just letting it all go and playing is fun. I love just seeing what comes out of you.
Like when I'm in the bathroom looking at my toilet paper, I'm like 'Wow! That's toilet paper?' I don't know if we appreciate how much we have.
Creative collaboration is awesome.
I think lightness has to come from a very deep place if it's true lightness.
My life has become about trying to find effective ways to be as responsible with the choices I make - in food, clothing and everything else. I don't want to be responsible for the harm of any creature, person or animal.
I'm reachable for people, I'm not out of their league. I'm just a normal girl.
Everything I think and everything I do is wrong.
I love cooking and one of my favourite things to do with my husband is open up the refrigerator.
I'm always looking for inspiration.
Prince Charming is very nice and very honest and very confident in who he is and funny and knows how to have a kick-ass fun time. Is willing to melt away so that nothing else exists in the world except himself and his princess and loves food and cats and every life form except human beings which is not necessary.
We always had dogs,so I understood all the joy and the love animals are capable of giving. It's crazy to me that some people have dogs in thier homes, but they treat them more like furniture.
It's so simple to create a delicious holiday meal without animal cruelty.
I promise no one will miss the turkey!
I think people want love in their lives.
I know what it feels like to be hurt,and I don't want to cause that pain to any other person or creature. But somehow, in society, we numb ourselves in order to make money or to feel better about ourselves, such as with cosmetics or food. We say to ourselves, I'm going to use this animal. I'm going to say it doesn't have much worth so that I can allow myself to do these cruel things. And that just isn't fair.
Being vegan just gives you such great karma.
I never count calories, but I eat so well.
I don't have time for friends.
What I learned from doing The Graduate was it doesnt matter what the medium is.
.. as long as the material is inspiring and the characters are well written.
The risk is only in the outcome. You're going on a journey. You're going somewhere to play. And at that time, it felt right to spend that 11 or 12 days exploring this kind of role because it was so different and so challenging for me. It was really exciting to be able to show people, "Look, this is very different. Isn't it interesting?"
I've gained so much confidence as a woman from figuring out that I don't want to be destructive. I don't want to stomp through the world and be number one. I just want to tread really lightly and not destroy anything. Hopefully, I can try to mend some things. That's my goal.
I swear it's so easy. You don't have to have a diet mentality at all if you eat healthily, plant-based food.
I knew that I wanted to be a film actress and I never watched TV. I was always too busy.
I'm very uncomfortable with my body, and I'm not interested in people seeing it on screen.
When you're offered things, it makes it so much easier to be indecisive.
And it's silly because you can pass on some really amazing things.
I was a foodie and I continue to be a foodie.
I think any time anybody says something nasty about you, it's hard to deal with it.
One of the things I love best about [my] 'Kind Diet' is that you will actually become part of the solution to our global problems.