Jessica Marais quotes

  • We are about to make motherhood a crime. No civilized government in the history of mankind has ever done this.

  • Motherhood changes everything.

  • And do respect the women of the world; remember you all had mothers.

  • You have to put your own oxygen mask before you put on others... It's a good metaphor for parenting

  • There's people constantly asking you for something on set, so the multi-tasking of motherhood transfers very well to being a director. And I think you're compassionate.

  • Motherhood is a hallowed place because children aren’t commonplace. Co-laboring over the sculpting of souls is a sacred vocation, a humbling privilege. Never forget.

  • Seventy per cent humidity is ideal for vocal cords.

  • In cyberspace, 95 per cent of what you read is hearsay.

  • I used up every cent I earned as an actress.

  • Life is 10 per cent what happens and 90 per cent how you deal with it.