Gwyneth Paltrow Quotes

Gwyneth Paltrow Quotes On Daughters

They love a brown rice stir-fry, but they also love their ‘Coke of the week’…My daughter gravitates toward fresh fruit and raw nuts but will inhale a bag of hot Cheetos at the airport. It’s all about balance.

My life comes down to three moments: the death of my father, meeting my husband, and the birth of my daughter. Everything I did previous to that just doesn’t seem to add up to very much.

On daughter Apple's accent

On daughter Apple’s accent: She says Mummy instead of Mommy, I don’t mind that. I will if she starts saying basil and pasta the English way, as that really drives me nuts.

My daughter is super ballsy. I always follow her lead. I actually don’t need to encourage her to take risks. She likes to push herself; she wants to see how far she can get. It’s really inspiring to see that in a young woman.

I just had a baby. I’m not going to work unless it’s something really special and meaningful, because I can’t imagine missing all that time with my daughter.

Gwyneth Paltrow Quotes On Epic

I would rather die than let my kid eat Cup-a-Soup.

It’s so much easier to sit home and not exercise and criticize other people. What I love is inspiring people. People come up to me and say, ‘I want to have two kids and wear a bathing suit and not feel terrible about myself. I see how hard you work and it makes me feel like I can do that too.’

I really don’t like drunk women; I think it is such a bad look. I think it’s very inappropriate and I don’t like it. I don’t really have drunk friends.

I would be scared to go under the knife, but you know, talk to me when I’m 50. I’ll try anything. Except I won’t do Botox again, because I looked crazy. I looked like Joan Rivers!

Every time I have a bikini wax, Cameron Diaz holds me down.

I am who I am. I can't

I am who I am. I can’t pretend to be somebody who makes $25,000 a year.

Even actresses that you really admire, like Reese Witherspoon, you think, ‘Another romantic comedy?’ You see her in something like ‘Walk the Line’ and think, ‘God, you’re so great!’ And then you think, ‘Why is she doing these stupid romantic comedies?’ But of course, it’s for money and status.

Gwyneth Paltrow Quotes On Fun

Invest in what’s real. Clean as you go. Drink while you cook. Make it fun. It doesn’t have to be complicated. It will be what it will be.

I’m never going again on Met Gala. It was so un-fun. It was boiling. It was too crowded. I did not enjoy it at all.

Beyoncé’s like, ‘Okay. The singing is great. But you’re not having any fun.’ She’s like, ‘Remember when we were at Jay’s concert and Panjabi MC comes on and you do your crazy Indian dance? Do that. Be you!’

I eat whatever I want. I like bread and cheese and wine, and that makes my life fun and enjoyable.

I eat whatever I want. I like bread and cheese and wine, and that makes my life fun and enjoyable.

In Britain, they have a lot of laws to protect you, and we enforce them very strongly so that our children can stay private figures, and the British press leave us alone, which is great. It means we can go on the Tube into the centre of London because it’s quicker and more fun for the kids. We can do normal things.

Gwyneth Paltrow Quotes On Funny

We’ve got a wood-burning pizza oven in the garden – a luxury, I know, but it’s one of the best investments I’ve ever made.

One cold wintry day in

One cold wintry day in London, I was dreaming about salad nicoise—one of my favorites.

I really don’t like drunk women; I think it is such a bad look. I think it’s very inappropriate and I don’t like it. I don’t really have drunk friends.

I would be scared to go under the knife, but you know, talk to me when I’m 50. I’ll try anything. Except I won’t do Botox again, because I looked crazy. I looked like Joan Rivers!

Every time I have a bikini wax, Cameron Diaz holds me down.

Gwyneth Paltrow Quotes On Mom

I think to have a regular job and be a mom is not as, of course there are challenges, but it’s not like being on set.

For the most part, I try to be healthy and eat good things, but if you give me a baguette and some Camembert, I’m gonna eat it.

Unfortunately, most products are full of plastic and silicones and parabens and things that are really not good for us but they give that silky finish.

My father was really good at having me stand on my own two feet, both financially and philosophically. His whole parenting philosophy was to give my brother and me the skills to be grown-ups and the curiosity to ask the right questions.

I think so many people

I think so many people give us ideas of what we are. I think as women especially, because we’re sensitive by nature, we’re more vulnerable, we absorb other people’s ideas about what we’re supposed to think or who we’re supposed to be and how we’re supposed to act.

I am one of your biggest fans (Barack Obama), if not the biggest, and have been since the inception of your campaign….It would be wonderful if we were able to give this man all of the power that he needs to pass the things that he needs to pass…You’re so handsome that I can’t speak properly.

I think to have a regular job and be a mom is not as, of course there are challenges, but it’s not like being on set.

[When] you’re dying laughing because your three-year-old made a fart joke, it doesn’t matter what else is going on. That’s real happiness.

I’ve learned so much from being a mom about the kind of person I want to be, the kind of woman I want to be. Motherhood has taught me mindfulness. If you just parent on instinct, you’ll screw your kid up for life. You have to be so mindful.

I think the most important beauty lesson I’ve learned from my mom is to be happy in what you do.

I'm able to be a normal

I’m able to be a normal mom for the most part. I’m in [clothing store] Brandy Melville like all the other moms.

Gwyneth Paltrow Quotes On Beauty

Beauty, to me is about being comfortable in your own skin.

I really like where Tony Robbins says that we’re all hypnotized to see beauty this one specific way, and it’s true.

Gwyneth Paltrow Quotes On Exercise

It’s so much easier to sit home and not exercise and criticize other people. What I love is inspiring people. People come up to me and say, ‘I want to have two kids and wear a bathing suit and not feel terrible about myself. I see how hard you work and it makes me feel like I can do that too.’

I’m trying to be good with my skin care now that I’m getting older. I really do think it’s from the inside – so exercise, hydration, sleep, sex.

I like to dry brush which is really detoxifying for the skin. Exercise is also really important for me for balance and to get those endorphins going.

I was so bad with the food and alcohol in Nashville. If you saw me naked compared to what I looked like when I did Iron Man 2, when I was exercising every day – I’ll get it back together, but I’ve never eaten so much fried food and white flour in my life, ever.

Invest in what’s real. Clean as you go. Drink while you cook. Make it fun. It doesn’t have to be complicated. It will be what it will be.