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“If sexuality means saying yes to life, then you should be able to remain sexual until the day you die.”
“To become a lapsed Catholic, first go to a Catholic university.”
“It's important to just keep wanting whatever it is you want and fight for it, desperately.”
“As a mother trying to raise kids with some kind of a code, an honorable way to solve problems without using violence, I find it interesting to live in a country where your government is allowed to kill, whether it's war or execution. What interests me is not who deserves to die but who deserves to kill.”
“There is no shortcut to grieving.”
“This is an amazing country, for all of its faults. My feeling is, dig in and let's try to change the world. Dissent is not only your right, it's your duty.”
“The trouble with being an activist is you end up like Eve and you get kicked out of the Garden of Eden. You know, Eve was the first person who thought for herself. And she still gets a bad rap. I named my daughter after her.”
“Children reinvent your world for you.”
“I look forward to being older, when what you look like becomes less and less an issue and what you are is the point.”
“That's the thing about independently minded children. You bring them up teaching them to question authority, and you forget that the very first authority they question is you.”
Susan Sarandon, U.S. actor
Born: Susan Abigail Tomalin.