Yunjin Kim quotes

  • Ernest Hemingway was always uneasy in New York and liked being there less than in any other city he frequented.

  • I was in New York, miserable because I was working supper clubs but I wasn't expressing myself. I was really unhappy with my life. I saw Max Roach again and he told me I didn't have to do things like that. He made me an honest woman on the stage. I have been performing in that tradition since. I feel that I'm a serious performer now whereas then I wanted to be but I didn't know how.

  • New York, thy name is irreverence and hyperbole. And grandeur.

  • You can always count on the New York Times to cut your legs off.

  • The kids that are different and out there and expressive and are bold with those choices, those are the people that grow up to be people we all want to hang out with, that become celebrities or become really successful in what they do because they believe in who they are.

  • I was a big fan of Kurt Russell growing up and I always wanted to be the modern day Kurt Russell.

  • This character feels so much like my brother. He has two children. He has a wife. He works with me. He chooses to stay in New Hampshire because he wants his kids to grow up in the school they started with. He doesn't want them to lose friends. He is his family's hero.

  • I was the kid growing up who would play with G.I. Joes in a pink dress and then run off to play with my Barbies. It doesn't mean that I'm less girly, it just means that I have this other side of me. It's kinda cool to be a little bit of both, I think.

  • Do not be fooled by your youthful appearance for very soon it would be taken away from you.

  • If i were to backbite against anyone, it would be about my parents for they have more right to my good deeds