Jane Fonda Quotes

Jane Fonda Quotes On Age

Stay curious, keep learning and keep growing. And always strive to be more interested than interesting.

We’re still living with the old paradigm of age as an arch. That’s the old metaphor: You’re born, you peak at midlife and decline into decrepitude.

Women are not forgiven

Women are not forgiven for aging. Robert Redford’s lines of distinction are my old-age wrinkles.

When I was at the age when you were supposed to be glamorous if you were a movie star, I wasn’t.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Aging

We need women friends, women who challenge us. I have chosen not to have any more plastic surgery. Sally Field and I have kind of made a pact about that. It’s really hard, especially if you’re a public person. But I want to give a face to aging.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Children

Revolution is an act of love; we are the children of revolution, born to be rebels. It runs in our blood.

The bond between a parent and child is the primary bond, the foundation for the rest of the child’s life. The presence or absence of this bond determines much about the child’s resiliency and what kind of adult they will grow up to be.

Parents are supposed to

Parents are supposed to give the child back to herself with love. If they’ve got duct tape over their eyes because of narcissism, it doesn’t happen.

You know, you’re only as happy as your least happy child. So if your kids aren’t okay, you’re not good.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Giving

Don’t give up. There are lessons to be learned even in the most horrendous pain. And you don’t know that when you’re young.

Declare a truce and accept

Declare a truce and accept food as a life-giving friend.

Working in Hollywood does give one a certain expertise in the field of prostitution.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Loss

Everyone should know that feeling of overcoming fear and mastering something. People who aren’t taught that become soggy.

Pay more attention to losing inches than losing pounds.

Enjoyable does not necessarily mean easy.

The woman who respects the needs of her body will junk the junk food.

The secret of losing weight is patience.

 

Jane Fonda Quotes On Parents

I don’t think there’s anything more important than making peace before it’s too late. And it almost always falls to the child to try to move toward the parent.

The bond between a parent and child is the primary bond, the foundation for the rest of the child’s life. The presence or absence of this bond determines much about the child’s resiliency and what kind of adult they will grow up to be.

Parents are supposed to give the child back to herself with love. If they’ve got duct tape over their eyes because of narcissism, it doesn’t happen.

While not impossible, it is especially challenging for teenage parents to develop bonds with their children. A high percent of them were themselves children of teenage parents and have never experienced appropriate parenting.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Workout

Whatever kind of workout you settle on, it should include the Big Three of exercise for health and fitness-aerobics, resistance exercises, and stretching.

When you think you can’t do any more repetitions, do two more.

Your goal should be to take your body and make it as healthy, strong, flexible and well-proportioned as you can.

An exercise outfit helps because it sets this time apart from the rest of your day and makes it matter more.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Balence

Find the balance between the calories you take in and the ones you burn up.

Teach girls to read

Teach girls to read and to work at something where they can bring home money – and the entire balance of power shifts.

I like to be wild in passion and calculated in expression! I’m both. I like to be wild in passion more. But I think the balance is what’s essential.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Birthdays

We’re still living with the old paradigm of age as an arch. That’s the old metaphor: You’re born, you peak at midlife and decline into decrepitude.

It’s hard for women at my age in Hollywood, but I’m not discouraged.

The reality is sobering: in the United States one in three girls will become pregnant before age 20, totaling more than 750,000 girls per year.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Books

I always tried, in the books I wrote, to make it clear: Thin is not the goal. But I was thin. So no matter what I said, the subliminal message was, “You have to look a certain way.” And I’m not happy about playing into that.

Magazines, books, novels, TV, internet, movies – all of those things is what creates our consciousness.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Country

I don't know if a country

I don’t know if a country (America) where the people are so ignorant of reality and of history, if you can call that a free world.

Think about it: Reducing crime and poverty and ensuring that we have an educated, stable work force has a direct effect on you and me and the future of our country.

In this country, the only way a minority can get anything done is to make a little noise.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Home

Teach girls to read and to work at something where they can bring home money – and the entire balance of power shifts.

Just saw American Sniper. Powerful. Another view of Coming Home. Bradley Cooper sensational. Bravo Clint Eastwood.

Jane Fonda Quotes On Goal

Your goal should be to take your body and make it as healthy, strong, flexible and well-proportioned as you can.

I always tried, in the books I wrote, to make it clear: Thin is not the goal. But I was thin. So no matter what I said, the subliminal message was, “You have to look a certain way.” And I’m not happy about playing into that.