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Candice Bergen

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Hollywood is like Picasso's bathroom.

Candice Bergen

I used to believe that marriage would diminish me, reduce my options. That you had to be someone less to live with someone else when, of course, you have to be someone more.

Candice Bergen

Dreams are, by definition, cursed with short life spans.

Candice Bergen

I didn't have a financial need, and I wasn't very gifted at relationships. I probably was more like what we think of boys as being: hard to pin down and wary of commitment.

Candice Bergen

I got the role I loved the most at a point in my career when most women are being phased out.

Candice Bergen

Self-acceptance has been a blessed by-product of middle age.

Candice Bergen

I was getting offers. I had just turned them down. Then I realized I should be grateful that at age 54, people were still offering me film roles.

Candice Bergen

It's impossible to be more flat-chested than I am.

Candice Bergen

When are you going to realize that if it doesn't apply to me it doesn't matter?

Candice Bergen

I have never appreciated a quiet moment with a friend as much, a quiet moment with a book and I think part of that is my obsession with being older and time going faster and it's become increasingly sweeter for me.

Candice Bergen

I believe a lot in monogamy, let me tell you.

Candice Bergen

I traveled and read a lot, but I didn't have any real desire to work, though I harbored the knowledge I should get off my butt and back to work.

Candice Bergen

I couldn't hold it together today. George Clooney asked me if I was OK, and I practically collapsed. I couldn't stop crying, I had to go off sobbing like an idiot.

Candice Bergen

At an age when most actresses are being phased out, I am being phased in - with a vengeance.

Candice Bergen

Were women meant to do everything - work and have babies?

Candice Bergen

Though beauty gives you a weird sense of entitlement, it's rather frightening and threatening to have others ascribe such importance to something you know you're just renting for a while.

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I never have really said much about the whole episode, which was endless. But his speech was a perfectly intelligent speech about fathers not being dispensable and nobody agreed with that more than I did.

Candice Bergen

I remember the pilot like it was yesterday... From the day I read that script, there was some kind of destiny to it.

Candice Bergen

Not that we didn't have close relationships with our parents - I'm very close to my mom - but parents didn't think anything of going off for a few weeks and leaving their kids.

Candice Bergen

But when I disappeared, it sort of pissed me off, that guys get to go on being sexual until they're seventy or eighty, and we disappear at forty-five or fifty.

Candice Bergen

I certainly love doing comedy and feel most comfortable near it.

Candice Bergen

Glamorized... am I glamorous?

Candice Bergen

Beauty set up distance between other people and me. It warped their behavior.

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Memory is the first casualty of middle age, if I remember correctly.

Candice Bergen

It's not just in Hollywood that women run the risk of being passed by once they reach 50. It happens in real life, too.

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