Life throws some curveballs at you and you go where it takes you.— Sophia Bush
The most helpful Sophia Bush quotes that will activate your desire to change
Being a teenager is an amazing time and a hard time.
It's when you make your best friends - I have girls who will never leave my heart and I still talk to. You get the best and the worst as a teen. You have the best friendships and the worst heartbreaks.
Of course, everybody makes mistakes, and we've all been young and stupid.
But people need to have a sense of respect, particularly in this business, because hundreds of people are ready to take your place at any time. Maybe some people should think about that.
Brooke and I share some similarities.
We're both passionate, fiercely loyal people. But she is far more outlandish than I'd ever be, particularly with her body and her sexuality. Brooke has made herself weak for men - she only gained self-confidence from their attention.
Marriage is not about age; it's about finding the right person.
You know, my parents have always been incredibly supportive.
I'm an only child, so we're very close. There's just the three of us. They're exceptional parents but also great friends. My father was able to take his hobby, photography, and turn it into a beautiful career. So when they saw how much I loved acting, they were 100 percent behind me.
The hardest situation to stay happy in, I think, is when you're trying to find love, and yourself at the same time. It just doesn't seem to fit well.
I'd rather hang out with five people that I love than with 400 strangers at a club who are all doing the up-and-down inspection thing. They appraise everybody from head to toe - the outfit, the handbag, the shoes, how much they weigh... I can't stand it!
When you realize who the good people are in your life, you're so lucky.
To be happy, it first takes being comfortable being in your own shoes.
The rest can work up from there.
I have walked away from friendships when I've realized that someone smiles to someone's face and talks about them the minute they walk out of a room. I have no room in my life for that kind of negative energy anymore.
What matters is a good person, a good soul, someone who genuinely gives good attention to the relationships in their lives.
I own four copies of Robin WIlliams's Live on Broadway comedy special for HBO.
One in Wilmington, one in L.A., one in my trailer, and one at my parents' house. I can watch it over and over again and it never gets old. He is the funniest, wittiest man on the planet!
I love boxing. There's something fierce about using your body's force that way.
I was lucky. My family is wonderful. And it's funny, because most of my best friends come from very large families. So it always felt as if I had lots of siblings, though in the end I had to leave them and go home. I kind of got the best of both worlds as a kid.
I'm a bit of a worrier, to an extreme.
I'll crack a joke, then worry if I've offended someone - even when they're laughing. I have a guilt complex, always worrying.
I'm inspired by everything, really. I'm inspired by locations and travel, I'm inspired by art and music, I'm inspired by people. When my curiosity peaks and I want to know everything about the subject, I want to know how I can get more deeply involved.
I enjoy getting riled up, and nothing's gonna do that for you like a good scary movie.
My girlfriends are my life, but I'm also one of those girls who can hang out with the guys.
I think it's easy for people to assume that fame is equal to glory, but it can be a very isolating experience.
I was a total education geek. I loved school. I loved learning. I loved doing homework. All of my books and notebooks from high school are underlined and highlighted and there are notes all over the margins. And you know, I was a theater kid too. I was all over the place.
I get to experiment with a lot of looks with my character so that's really fun for me. It's like getting to paint a new canvas everyday.
We've all known a John Tucker. We've either known one, dated one or our best friend has dated one. I think a lot of men at one point or another have been a John Tucker.
Me, I'd prefer to have a good reputation rather than getting press for being scandalous, getting drunk in public, staying out late and so on.
It's a very weird thing to know where you want to be in life and all of a sudden to actually have taken some real steps is a very strange feeling. I've really done something that I'm proud of.
I wanted to be a doctor when I was a kid, but I started doing theater in high school because it was a requirement. At first, I was completely irritated. But I ended up loving it.
The only two men I have time for are Barack Obama and my trainer.
I think the best beauty trick is to take good care of your skin.
Wash your face at night, wear sunscreen, and hydrate.
I think the sexiest thing on anybody is intelligence.
I respect somebody who has a brain and wants to use it more than a pretty face and status.
People care about my personal life. But really I'm dorky! I drink beer and go to football games. And ya know, sit in my house in a t-shirt on the weekends and play with my dog!
Getting wasted is only OK when you're young enough to not know better.
I've always been the long-term relationship, go-home-and-meet-mom girl.
Fashion is in my blood. Growing up, I was always clacking around the house in my mother's shoes.
I think it's healthy when fitness experts encourage fitness rather than getting a certain body shape.
You can't work on the biceps and ignore the rest of the body, and you can't just say one issue is important when you are looking at how to make the world a better place.
I get to do what I love every day. I get to crawl into someone else's head and I love that.
People like to say, “Well, you’re a celebrity.
You should really pick a cause.” I felt that’s like telling a doctor, “Well, you should focus on one area of the body.” Current issues, global issues, political issues, women’s issues—whatever one you want to talk about. It’s systemic, you know?
I'm not a celebrity. I don't call myself a celebrity. I'm an actor.
It devastates me now that I have been reduced to a Hollywood statistic - another joke marriage.
Beauty has nothing to do with the size you wear. It has to do with what's in your heart.
I want to get married again and have kids and even adopt.
Whenever I'm around my guy friends, I'm always playing video games.
I've always enjoyed the graphics side of them, how they look.
When I'm talking about a developing world, I also look at clean-water access - women who are more vulnerable to sexual violence when they're fetching water. And talking about what we have going on here, with our carbon footprints and our emissions, is just as important to me as figuring out how to provide clean water to people who need it in regions around the world.
I'm not much of a revenge person, because I think when you start with revenge it cheapens what you've been through.
No matter what you are, you're a mess.
" That's what the world tells us. "Every other woman is your competition. You feel bad about yourself and every other woman think she's perfect.
It's a very bizarre thing to have people very concerned with your life, but I don't mind it because all that says to me is that they care about the show, and I can't ask for anything more than that.
My God loves everybody, and if yours doesn't, that's your prerogative, but don't tell me how to live my life and don't tell my best friends that you're going to take away their rights. Because I will march you into the ground. I will argue you into the ground. I will petition you into the ground. I will not sleep, I will not stop, and neither will so many people in this country and in this world. It's not right.
You can have terrible things happen in your family.
A husband and wife can be having a knock-down, drag-out fight and the minute one of the kids gets hurt, the fight is over and it's about the family.
Life is too short, and I'm Italian. I'd much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size 0.
When you suffer a loss, there is before the death and after the death - those become your two existences and your two realities.