'I rehearsed 50. I kind of stared at it a long time. I wasn’t going to let it terrify me.
'My relationship with aging is cozy. I’m not trying to play 29 and holding on with white knuckles, you know? I’m done saying, "I’m sorry I wasn’t who you needed or wanted me to be’ to everybody in my life."'
'The largest room in the world is room for improvement,' said the star. 'You know, some mornings my thighs are fat. Some days my hair looks great. That’s the human condition.
'Things hurt me just as much as anyone else. My insecurities, failures. I’m vulnerable to comparison.'
'To be honest, relationships with the opposite sex are the most challenging things I’ve done,' she said.
'You lose your compass, gravity changes, you don’t know what’s up or down, you’re trying to figure it out. You’re trying to make everybody happy, including yourself, and it’s just … it’s humbled me.
'Every room [in my house] is my room. I’ve been traveling more this year than I ever have, because I can. Suddenly filming a movie in South Africa is no biggie. Sure, I’d like a relationship again, but I’m loving the solitude as well.'