Quotations by Margot Kidder

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Born: Sunday, October 17, 1948
Profession: Actress
Nationality: American


Acting's fun, but life's more important.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Life, Acting, Fun)

Being pretty crazy while being chased by the National Enquirer is not good. The British tabloids were the worst.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Being, Pretty)

Chris was a friend of mine, I loved him. I didn't see him for 18 months before he died, but I'd met him several times after the accident. What was remarkable was his personal growth in his interior life.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Life, Friend, Growth, Accident, Months, Personal growth, Remarkable)

Depakote also has a really bad side effect, which is death.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Death, Effect)

God, George Bush makes me want to slash my wrists. He's so embarrassing I have to leave the room when he's on the news. What a monkey.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: God, News, Want)

Horrifying as it was to crack up in the public eye, it made me look at myself and fix it. People were exploitative; that's human nature.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Nature, People, Eye, Human nature, Public)

I don't buy into any of that hogwash. They put that out to sell tickets. It's just a classic horror movie, with the Greek drama formula of good versus evil, and lots of fear.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Fear, Drama, Evil, Formula, Horror)

I don't know who the actresses all are. I've never heard of Kate but I'm sure she'll do fine.
- Margot Kidder

I had always thought of Chris as my kid brother and watching how this kid, as I still thought of him, had affected so many people's lives around the world was incredible.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Brother, Thought, People, World)

I liked the fact that Lois was one person with Clark and another with Superman. I think that, as women, we do that a lot when we fall in love.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Love, Women, Fact)

I love horror movies because they're really fun. They tap into those wonderful primal emotions.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Emotions, Fun, Horror)

I remember laughing an inordinate amount of time. Setting up scenes that involve ooze coming out basements, or pigs' heads flying through windows is really fun. How could you not laugh?
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Time, Flying, Fun, Windows)

I think the little girl in Smallville is terrific, but I only watched it once.
- Margot Kidder

I was briefly bitter.
- Margot Kidder

I was in two episodes playing Christopher Reeve's character's emissary. They wanted to have my character announce Dr Swan's death, which I thought was exploitative.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Death, Thought, Character)

I was very active in the peace movement, still am.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Peace)

I went to work and did a lot of homework about what was wrong with me.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Work, Wrong)

I'd had episodes before, but I swept them under the carpet. This time, I couldn't do that because everyone knew. I got on with the hard work of getting better and haven't had a blip in almost 10 years.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Work, Time, Hard work, Years)

I'm a grandmother with dogs and nice friends here in the Rocky mountains. Ever see the movie A River Runs Through It? That's where I live. It's beautiful, no two ways about it.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Dogs, Friends, Mountains)

I'm a very good screamer, that's for sure.
- Margot Kidder

I'm an old cynic.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Cynic, Old)

If you're gonna fall apart, do it in your own bedroom.
- Margot Kidder

It was a wonderful time to be young. The 1960s didn't end until about 1976. We all believed in Make Love, Not War. We were idealistic innocents, despite the drugs and sex.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Time, Love, War, Sex, Drugs, End)

It was obvious what kind of game they were playing on the set of Amityville.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Obvious)

My grandson sees me as Lois on TV every Christmas, and that scores me points.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Christmas)

My pro-choice activism keeps me busy.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Activism)

Nothing spooky or terrible happened on set, but we were told to say it had. We were giving a press conference and the writers were going on about these terrible things that supposedly happened while we were filming.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Giving, Nothing, Press, Writers)

The first Superman film took up a huge chunk of our lives, but it was a wonderful time for us. We were young, my daughter was little, we were filming in London for a year, so we became like a close family.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Family, Time, Daughter, Film, First, London)

The thing about all good horror movies is that the fans expect a couple of inside jokes. Maybe I'm supposed to be saying how terrified I was while making it, but it was really fun.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Movies, Fans, Fun, Horror, Jokes, Saying)

The thing about being famous is, it's weird. The only people who get how weird it is are other famous people.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: People, Being, Famous)

The thing about the wacky fans is that they're really sweet.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Fans)

There's a new science out called orthomolecular medicine. You correct the chemical imbalance with amino acids and vitamins and minerals that are naturally in the body.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Science, Body, Medicine)

There's this unspoken club where you say to each other: Oh God, if they only knew how ordinary I was, they wouldn't be interested. That includes movie stars and politicians.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: God, Politicians, Stars)

They fired director Richard Donner because they didn't want to pay him, and he's the reason the franchise became so successful in the first place. There's a big part of Superman II that he did that no one has ever seen.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Successful, First, Reason, Want)

They wanted Bridgette to be this extremely enigmatic character. Im about the least enigmatic person on the planet, so I just thought what I did on the show was boring.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Thought, Character)

This is my year of the remake. Go for it, see what you can do, guys, why not?
- Margot Kidder

We didn't have movies in this little mining town. When I was 12 my mom took me to New York and I saw Bye Bye Birdie, with people singing and dancing, and that was it.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Mom, Movies, People, Dancing, Singing)

We were sweet, lovely people who wanted to throw out all the staid institutions who placed money and wars above all else. When you're young you think that's how life works.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Life, Money, People)

With any group of people in life, sad things happen, and crazy things, and happy things. When you're in the public eye, it's just amplified, that's all.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Life, People, Eye, Public)

You don't have a lot of time; you have to get it right. It's amazing how they create these episodes in such a short amount of time. They lavish a lot of care and money on each episode, and they just look terrific.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Money, Time, Care, Right)

You take the cards you're dealt. I'm now ferociously healthy in body and mind. You couldn't pay me to go near a psychiatrist again. Stopping seeing them was my first step to getting well.
- Margot Kidder
(Keywords: Body, Cards, First, Mind, Now)







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