I'm a perfectionist, so I can drive myself mad - and other people, too.

At the same time, I think that's one of the reasons I'm successful. Because I really care about what I do.

Michelle Pfeiffer on care

Even though I don't feel I need approval, it's still important to me to give a good performance. I'm hard on myself.

Michelle Pfeiffer on approval

Somewhere along the line I made the switch and was able to look at the bight side rather than the dark side all the time. Now I look at everything I have and think how lucky I am.

Michelle Pfeiffer on dark

I feel less pressure to dress youthfully.

I'm 50 and everyone knows I'm 50 - who are you kidding? Jeans are my uniform. I have about 15 pairs.

Michelle Pfeiffer on dress

Just standing around looking beautiful is so boring.

Michelle Pfeiffer on beautiful

I used to smoke two packs a day and I just hate being a nonsmoker.

.. but I will never consider myself a nonsmoker because I always find smokers the most interesting people at the table.

Michelle Pfeiffer on hate

I look like a duck. It's the way my mouth curls up, or my nose tilts up. I should have played Howard the Duck.

Michelle Pfeiffer on curls

For me, getting comfortable with being famous was hard - that whole side of it, the loss of anonymity, the loss of privacy. Giving up that part of your life and not having control of it.

Michelle Pfeiffer on anonymity

About Michelle Pfeiffer

Name Michelle Pfeiffer
Quotes 8 quotations
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Birthday October 16
Top topics people, hard, side, feel, dress