Famous Meryl Streep Quotes

“Is anybody supposed to smoke?”


“I came here to take my son home. And I realized he already is home.”


Listening is everything. Listening is the whole deal. That’s what I think. And I mean that in terms of before you work, after you work, in between work, with your children, with your husband, with your friends, with your mother, with your father. It’s everything. And it’s where you learn everything.


I don’t like to be gone all weekend and at night too. Because for 20 years, I’ve had children who are in school.


When my children were very young and I was working I had someone cooking for me. I don’t have a cook now, I haven’t had one for a number of years and I do it myself. But when they were all little it was hard to pay attention to everyone’s homework at the end of the day and make dinner.


It’s bizarre that the produce manager is more important to my children’s health than the paediatrician.


Life is all about making choices and I’m very happy with mine. I have had a wonderful time raising four children and I’ve also been lucky to have the support of a wonderful husband.


I believe in imagination. I did Kramer vs. Kramer before I had children. But the mother I would be was already inside me.