Cristin Milioti quotes

  • I would say if I was any type of nerd, it was probably a band nerd.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Nerd #Band #Type

  • I've auditioned for musicals a lot, but I think my voice didn't really match what they were looking for. I went to school for musical theater for a year and dropped out. Legit musicals are not quite my forte.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #School #Thinking #Years

  • I went through a really good-looking phase from birth to 9. And then things went crazy. I don't know what happened, but between 9 and 14 it was really, really rough. I didn't have a lot of friends. The only ones who were nice to me were the theater kids. And they were like, 'You can come and join us. No one likes us.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Crazy #Nice #Kids

  • I used to have a lot of recurring dreams about Captain Hook when I was a little kid, which I remember very vividly. But I think I just really liked Peter Pan a lot, and 'Hook' was my favorite movie.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Dream #Kids #Thinking

  • I think one of the funniest things about '30 Rock' is that Liz Lemon is sort of like Buster Keaton - she's always the fool, the joke is always on her.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Thinking #Rocks #Liz

  • I mangle phrases constantly. The other day I was chatting with my boyfriend and I said to him, 'He really sold him under the bus.' And he said, 'I think you meant 'threw him under the bus,' or 'sold him up the river.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Thinking #Rivers #My Boyfriend

  • I grew up with a piano, and my aunt taught me chords. I played with bands in high school and I could do like, C chord, G chord, D chord; really simple, rhythm piano.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #School #Simple #Aunt

  • Every time I do a play, it's as if I've never done one before. I'm always confused. I always am convinced I'm going to be fired. I'm like, 'I don't remember how to act. I don't know how to do this.' And, it's just a very slow process, and then, all of a sudden, it's just there one day. I still don't understand how it happens.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Confused #Play #One Day

  • That's what's so cool about 'Once:' There is a layer of darker stuff, but it's balanced by this incredible light.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Light #Layers #Stuff

  • On my first date, my boyfriend asked me if I wanted to eat a la carte, and I said that I would prefer to stay inside!
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #My Boyfriend #Firsts #First Date

  • I love movies, but I think people think relationships are supposed to go how they go in movies. The ones I like are the ones that represent life.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Thinking #People #Movie Love

  • I did plays in high school and I really loved it, but I think singing was always what I loved most of all.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #School #Thinking #Play

  • 30 Rock' is my favorite TV show and Tina Fey is one of my heroes. She was a dream to work with and the whole cast was just absolutely lovely.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Dream #Hero #Rocks

  • I really like playing other people. There is no other feeling like it, to have a different voice come out of you and to have a different life for a couple of hours. I like being myself. But maybe it's like you ride a bike every day and someone says, 'For two hours tonight do you want to ride this Harley?' You'd be like, 'OK yeah!
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Couple #Two #Voice

  • I wasn't a very good student. I prefer to learn by experience.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Students #Very Good

  • There's nothing like theater. It's really amazing. But it does take up all of your time. I would like to get into more film, just because I find it super fascinating.
    -- Cristin Milioti

    #Doe #Film #Theater