50 Greatest Alicia Silverstone Quotes

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Which are your favorite Alicia Silverstone quotes?

Alicia Silverstone is an American actress who began her career at such an early age (6 years old). She started getting recognized by the industry ever since her father took pictures of her that made her received some television commercial.

Silverstone’s first role in a movie was so surprising because her character was a teenager who is disturbingly in love with an old man. After landing in such a role, she started getting a lot of attention from the industry that made her received the ‘Best Villain’ and “Breakthrough Performance” awards in the 1994 MTV Movie Award.

Here’s a collection of the greatest Alicia Silverstone quotes:


50 Greatest Alicia Silverstone Quotes

1. “My favorite thing in the world is a box of fine European chocolates which is, for sure, better than sex.” – Alicia Silverstone

2. “I’m reachable for people, I’m not out of their league. I’m just a normal girl.” – Alicia Silverstone

3. “It’s important to see what we can do to make a difference, but it’s more important to me to do it every single day.” – Alicia Silverstone

4. “It’s so simple to create a delicious holiday meal without animal cruelty. I promise no one will miss the turkey!” – Alicia Silverstone

5. “I didn’t want to get married – I thought it was like a cult! It seemed so conservative and unnatural.” – Alicia Silverstone

6. “We always had dogs, so I understood all the joy and the love animals are capable of giving. It’s crazy to me that some people have dogs in their homes, but they treat them more like furniture.” – Alicia Silverstone

7. “I have a husband and four rescue dogs. There is no option of no dogs on the bed. This is how I know my husband will be a good father someday. The pit bull sleeps on top of my husband. On top of him! He has to remove her sometimes because she snores too loudly into his ear and he can’t take it. But he moves her in such a cute, gentle way, and he doesn’t care about fur on the bed.” – Alicia Silverstone

8. “When you’re offered things, it makes it so much easier to be indecisive. And it’s silly because you can pass on some really amazing things.” – Alicia Silverstone

9. “Prince Charming is very nice and very honest and very confident in who he is and funny and knows how to have a kick-ass fun time. Is willing to melt away so that nothing else exists in the world except himself and his princess and loves food and cats and every life form except human beings which is not necessary.” – Alicia Silverstone


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10. “I think any time anybody says something nasty about you, it’s hard to deal with it.” – Alicia Silverstone


11. “People think, ‘Wow, you’re an actress, so people must be really nice to you and kiss your ass.’ NOBODY kisses my ass.” – Alicia Silverstone

12. “Like when I’m in the bathroom looking at my toilet paper, I’m like ‘Wow! That’s toilet paper?’ I don’t know if we appreciate how much we have.” – Alicia Silverstone

13. “I don’t want to be known as the Aerosmith chick, but it’s fun to put on the boots and makeup and act like a tough girl.” – Alicia Silverstone

14. “I think people want love in their lives.” – Alicia Silverstone

15. “Being vegan truly is the secret to my life’s joy and peace. I feel physically and spiritually better than I could have ever imagined knowing that I am doing everything I can to reduce animal suffering with simple lifestyle choices like being vegan, never wearing any products made from animals (like wool and leather), and buying only from companies that NEVER test their products or ingredients on animals.” – Alicia Silverstone

16. “Once people spend time with farm animals in a loving way … a pig or cow or a little chicken or a turkey, they might find they relate with them the same way they relate with dogs and cats. People don’t really think of them that way because they’re on the plate. Why should they be food when other animals are pets? I would never eat my doggies.” – Alicia Silverstone

17. “I’m always looking for inspiration.” – Alicia Silverstone

18. “I knew that I wanted to be a film actress and I never watched TV. I was always too busy.” – Alicia Silverstone

19. “I’ve gained so much confidence as a woman from figuring out that I don’t want to be destructive. I don’t want to stomp through the world and be number one. I just want to tread really lightly and not destroy anything. Hopefully, I can try to mend some things. That’s my goal.” – Alicia Silverstone


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20. “I did it for political, moral reasons, thinking that I was making this great sacrifice, but it was absolutely necessary; I was not going to contribute to the violence in the world anymore.” – Alicia Silverstone


21. “Creative collaboration is awesome.” – Alicia Silverstone

22. “My boyfriend calls me ‘princess’, but I think of myself more along the lines of ‘monkey’ and ‘retard’.” – Alicia Silverstone

23. “I love cooking and one of my favorite things to do with my husband is open up the refrigerator.” – Alicia Silverstone

24. “I think lightness has to come from a very deep place if it’s true lightness.” – Alicia Silverstone

25. “I love love, love apricot baby food. My closet in the kitchen is filled with jars of it. I love Lucky Charms and Cocoa Pebbles cereal. I love my purple couch, and I love dancing. I used to have the best-stuffed animals, but Samson [her dog] ate them.” – Alicia Silverstone

26. “As human beings, we’re so cynical, so uncompassionate.” – Alicia Silverstone

27. “Not that I say, “Oh, I’m not going to associate with certain people.,” but I have my world, and I only want to be around people who I feel stimulated by. I have to be honest I do have a new quest: I want to meet more vegetarians, people who are more like-minded. There’s something real neat about that feeling. It makes you feel so settled to know there’s somebody else sitting right there, being so passionate about what I’m passionate about. I don’t want to be around selfish people. I try to keep myself surrounded by deep people who will move me.” – Alicia Silverstone

28. “When I was 18 years old I went to Shakespeare Company, the school, and I wrote a poem about my leaves – I felt like a tree that had no leaves. That is the life at 18.” – Alicia Silverstone

29. “I know what it feels like to be hurt, and I don’t want to cause that pain to any other person or creature. But somehow, in society, we numb ourselves in order to make money or to feel better about ourselves, such as with cosmetics or food. We say to ourselves, I’m going to use this animal. I’m going to say it doesn’t have much worth so that I can allow myself to do these cruel things. And that just isn’t fair.” – Alicia Silverstone


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30. “Clothes make me dizzy.” – Alicia Silverstone


31. “Being vegan helped me realize I can say and do what I believe is right. That’s powerful.” – Alicia Silverstone

32. “Animals are being exploited in such an unbelievable way; it’s not acceptable. PETA is trying to get your attention, and they’re successful at it. … If you talk to people who grew up on a farm, they’ll tell you that they had an experience where they were taking care of a cow, and one day their parents took it away and killed it. It’s a torturous experience for them, and that’s when they became hard. People are taught to be grown-up or whatever, and that’s dumb. That bond they had with that cow or chicken was real.” – Alicia Silverstone

33. “I came from a generation of actors for whom TV was taboo.” – Alicia Silverstone

34. “Nothing’s changed my life more. I feel better about myself as a person, being conscious and responsible for my actions and I lost weight and my skin cleared up and I got bright eyes and I just became stronger and healthier and happier. Can’t think of anything better in the world to be but be vegan.” – Alicia Silverstone

35. “I think that the film Clueless was very deep. I think it was deep in the way that it was very light. I think lightness has to come from a very deep place if it’s true lightness.” – Alicia Silverstone

36. “I don’t feel like a dream girl, but I think it’s really nice. I guess a part of me wishes I got that sort of attention in my real life. Because in my real life, I’m this weird, dorky girl who just hangs out with her dog.” – Alicia Silverstone

37. “What I learned from doing The Graduate was it doesn’t matter what the medium is… as long as the material is inspiring and the characters are well written.” – Alicia Silverstone

38. “I don’t just want to be the girl boys get excited about, I have no desire for people to see me in a sexy way. I won’t do nudity ever.” – Alicia Silverstone

39. “I don’t take any of the medications I took when I was younger: antibiotics, antacids, aspirin, asthma inhalers, ulcer medication, allergy shots.” – Alicia Silverstone


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40. “you can make little choices that can change the world to be a better, happier, lovelier place every day.” – Alicia Silverstone


41. “I can’t think of anything better in the world to be but a vegan.” – Alicia Silverstone

42. “I truly loved doing the videos, but it has been hard hearing all the time that you’re just the Aerosmith chick.” – Alicia Silverstone

43. “I’m very uncomfortable with my body, and I’m not interested in people seeing it on screen.” – Alicia Silverstone

44. “Do you prefer ‘fashion victim’ or ‘ensembly challenged’?” – Alicia Silverstone

45. “There was a point when I was so sick of this physical perfection thing that I thought it would be good for all young girls to eat burgers and sweets as a rebellion but I don’t think that anymore because it’s not healthy.” – Alicia Silverstone

46. “I don’t have any understanding of a human being who doesn’t respect the beauty of life and that goes for all creatures that have thoughts, feelings and needs.” – Alicia Silverstone

47. “I never count calories, but I eat so well.” – Alicia Silverstone

48. “My life has become about trying to find effective ways to be as responsible with the choices I make – in food, clothing, and everything else. I don’t want to be responsible for the harm of any creature, person or animal.” – Alicia Silverstone

49. “Being vegan just gives you such great karma.” – Alicia Silverstone

50. “I think I can deceive people. I’m like, the nice, sweet girl when you meet me. And I don’t have any bad intentions. But I’m a bad girl too.” – Alicia Silverstone



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Zisilia Alvsa
Zisilia Alvsa
Zisilia Alvsa is a writer for Wealthy Gorilla. Friends often call her Zii. She is a girl from Jakarta, Indonesia who currently lives in Bali. Zii loves photography and travelling.


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