I've discovered as I've grown up that life is far more complicated than you think it is when you're a kid. It isn't just a straightforward fairytale.

— Rachel McAdams

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I drink maple syrup. Then I'm hyper so I just run around like crazy and work it all off.

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I personally think you can have a really rich and full life with no abs. Abs are for wimps.

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I've been given lots of great advice, in my life.

As an actor, just being as honest and as present as you can be.

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I have a certain curiosity for life that drives me and propels me forward.

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I definitely believe that you are drawn to certain things for inexplicable reasons, but in a very powerful way. I don't know what it is exactly, but I know that things happen kind of miraculously sometimes, and so I'm willing to believe that there's something pretty magical out there.

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You know when you find a great dress, you've gotta hold on to it.

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We were there [ in the newsroom] through the elections [2008] so it was quite a frenzy going on. The other thing I learn is that journalists are very messy.

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I love vintage clothes. I have a real passion which probably comes from the days of my mum who had this great dress up box that she put all her clothes from the 60s and 70s in - platform shoes and jumpsuits and boots.

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The craziest thing I've ever done to get a guy's attention? I admit I stalked someone. I showed up at a restaurant where I knew the guy worked, and we were actually good friends and had lost touch, and I pretended that I didn't know he worked there.

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I confess I am a romantic. I love romance, and I think it's really fun and delicious and some of my favorite films are love stories. I think that you just get a chance to fall in love with the characters so much and you get to explore their lives so deeply.

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I would like to be invisible because I'd love to go into people's houses and see their interior decorating.

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I loved superhero stuff.So comfortable, I got to wear like orthopedic running shoes every day.

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About Rachel McAdams

Quotes 62 sayings
Nationality Canadian
Profession Actress
Birthday October 16

I've always liked dressing up. And I love a high heel - the higher the better. I just feel funny in flats.

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Don't you guys, like when you're driving at night and you're like, and you can kind of see through the window and you think, oh that looks so cozy in there. I wish I could like get a free pass. Yeah, so that's probably the one I'd pick. I'd be a total creeper but.

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Chemistry is so important in a great kiss.

You can act your way through anything, but its hard with a kiss.

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I find it's a very positive movement and something you can do every day in little ways. Our philosophy on the website (www.greenissexy.org) is not to have green guilt, do what you can.

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You know I never used to be a bad flyer, but I did start to have a fear of flying after I shot a movie where I was terrorized on a plane. I made Wes Craven's 'Red Eye'. I don't think they're linked but it does make me pause and wonder if they are, so perhaps I will explore that in therapy some day.

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I want my own cloak. I mean, that's also up in the air that you know - . I haven't really thought about it because it's you know, really is sort of to be determined. I think the success of the film [Doctor Strange] determines that.

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I hadn't read the Dr. Strange comics growing up.

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I think they [Judy Blume comics] are so different from the Dr.

Strange ones are so different from the other, from the other comics which is nice.

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I guess I'm an actor - just human behaviour's just fascinating to me. I mean, I'd like to be.

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I'm very silly as a person, but quality silliness on-screen has more of an art to it. Harrison Ford, whom I was in Morning Glory with, has mastered that dry funny better than anyone.

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I was a little jealous of the levitation cloak but I was happy to be comfortable [on Doctor Strange set].

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You know, I have some issues. But I just love to play different characters all the time, and I try not to repeat myself too much.

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There's no one who's ever been significantly in my life for whom I don't have a sort of tenderness because they helped to shape who I am.

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I was kind of reading you know Judy Blume and stuff like that.

But yeah, but I've since educated myself.

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My mom's a nurse so I'd kind of grown up with, around medicine which is probably why I became an actress instead.

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I would fly around a lot. I would fly around the world.

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New York is so full of the best unemployed actors on the planet.

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I think one thing that kids who grow up on farms really have going for them is they have exposure to death and birth in a totally different way. I think it takes away a little bit of the mystery and a little bit of the fear, and I do wish I had that. And I wish I was able to grow my own food.

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I love books where you can't get out of bed.

You want to consume them in one sitting, devour them. Those are my favorites, where you've almost abandoned your life for them. That doesn't happen every time, but those are the best.

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My mother never put an emphasis on looks.

She let us grow up on our own time line. She never forced any beauty regimen into my world.

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I think people are wise to keep love and work separate.

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I met journalists that were on both sides of things.

People who are young, enthusiastic and hard working journalists working on the online side and people who had been there forever. There was one journalist who had running shoes under her desk in case she had to kick of her heels and go out and cover a breaking news story.

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I want to work with great directors and try not to put too much pressure on myself and just read things for the story and recognize when I'm drawn to something for the right reasons and try to maintain some sanity.

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I did get to shadow some amazing brain surgeons, a female brain surgeon in Toronto, another surgeon in London. And then we had a surgeon onset [of Doctor Strange] every day. So and he taught me to do sutures and was practicing on turkey breasts, raw turkey breasts.

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I'm a little funny when it comes to blood and guts and stuff like that.

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I don't know, I like to go on really different types of dates.

Going someplace new or some new part of the city, something that's not your average thing. Something where you just go have an adventure together.

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[On Doctor Strange] just from costumes to everything was just so well done, so beautifully thought through and well-crafted. And so - , and they didn't even make me pretend that much with green screen.

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I think I kind of grew up with that a little bit and have great admiration for people who do [medical practice] for a living and who are real empaths. So I suppose I drew on - , from my mom a bit.

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The Washington Post was interesting because it's such a politically minded newspaper.

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I loved being a part of [Dr. Strange] it so of course you know I would be more than happy to go forward with it. But you know, who knows.

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You have to be really open to your acting partners and believe in the story.

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Would I rather be dental floss or a toothbrush? is that a question? Um, I would actually rather be floss, I think, if I was using me. Because I don't really floss enough.

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It was just great to be in such great hands [of the Marvel Universe].

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You really don't have a life when you're working.

I always think "oh, I'm gonna see everybody on my days off. I'm gonna read so many books and see so many films" and then three months go by.

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Russell Crowe likes to tell jokes, which I can't.

I can't remember a joke to save my life. I don't have a brain for it.

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You know, like high heels are not - , you know the older you get the harder it is to wear them.

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I feel like I'm going backwards, actually, as I get older.

I'm regressing. I feel more and more like a kid, which is kind of a fun feeling.

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