My definition of love is: Being willing to die for someone, that you yourself want to kill.

— Whitney Cummings

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I was joking the other day about how my real life feels like a TV show, and my TV life feels real - because, to be on Thursday nights on NBC, which is what I grew up with, has been such a big part of inspiring me. To be part of that tradition is really completely surreal, and I'm so grateful.

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There was a time in L.A. when I drove to 7-Eleven to go grocery shopping, and I locked my keys in my car, which wasn't insured. My wallet was in there, and I couldn't call AAA, because I only had $7 in my bank account. It was one of those moments where I was like, 'O.K., I literally have nothing right now.

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I feel like, in a lot of shows where the woman is in charge, the woman is this ball buster and the guy is sort of weak and spineless. And that's never been my experience in a relationship. I think it's much more interesting that the guy is the boss. And there are stakes.

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When a guy writes a scene where a woman does a deviant sex act on camera, it's objectifying. But when a woman writes it, it's feminism.

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A true friend will go with the instagram filter that flatters you.

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I have so much to be thankful for. I work with the most amazing people, get to make people laugh for a living and have the most amazing friends. But, I am mostly thankful for Spanx.

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I remember my agent at ICM at the beginning of my career telling me that I wasn't pretty enough, that I was always going to be a quirky sidekick. And he was an ogre of a man. He should have been carrying a torch. If he was in a bar, he couldn't have come near me, and then he was deciding my fate.

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I guess the verdict is in - I am not a sociopath.

It's not effective or productive not to be nice. It would undermine the goals I want to achieve on any given day.

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Good evening, America. I'm a woman, and welcome to The Late Late Show.

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I'm the one who's dating the craft-service guy instead of the producer.

Plus, if a producer is going to date a hot young thing, I'm probably not the first person on their list - the weird, quirky, funny girl.

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Saying women aren't funny is now like saying Asians can't drive or saying black people have bad credit. It's just really, like, so obsolete.

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I did some pretty embarrassing modeling, like catalogs and QVC.

I know there's probably a stereotype where all pretty girls think they're unattractive, but modeling is the worst thing for your self-esteem, because you're never pretty enough, you're never thin enough.

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About Whitney Cummings

Quotes 17 sayings
Profession Comedian
Birthday September 4, 1982

I don't think that women necessarily always write like women.

I was a writer on the Comedy Central Roasts for a while, and I always wrote the jokes that people assumed the men would write.

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Why do all balls look like they're 150 years old?

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I don't want to look at myself - ever.

All I see is that my face is a problem. It's asymmetrical. I get terrible bags under my eyes.

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I think that we're in a really amazing time, where there are really a lot of really fantastic female actresses and comedians. I imagine there's just a lot of opportunity for women to have powerful roles. Or it's just that there's more women writing TV. Women tend to maybe write strong women.

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