Stockard Channing, American Actress ( February 13, 1944 - )

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I want to go working with good people on something that's good, because otherwise it's a big waste of time. I don't have that much time.~Stockard Channing

Time Good People

It would be interesting if this sitcom works, so I could be doing one thing all the time instead of going back and forth between all this different media which I sort of thrive on, I'm a bit of a moving target in that way.~Stockard Channing

Time Media Moving

Casting can be heartbreaking. Dealing with the disappointment is the hardest part.~Stockard Channing

Disappointment Hardest

I'm kind of spoiled, but the great thing about life is that you never know what's around the corner.~Stockard Channing

Life Great You

I hate parties. I really don't like public events. I hate dressing up. I am the worst celebrity ever!~Stockard Channing

I Am Hate Worst

These things have a life of there own and never existed when I was growing up certainly worrying when one would get made. It's kind of amazing how that one movie kept living through all these years.~Stockard Channing

Life Growing Up Amazing

I couldn't do it at all. I was never really good at it, but I can't imagine what it can be like as a fortunate person not having to deal with it. I mean, people of all ages, not just my age, 25, 35, all the way down the line.~Stockard Channing

Age Good People

You're talking to someone who has been married to various people for the last 40 years of her life. Dating is not really something familiar. I've never really been a dater.~Stockard Channing

Life Dating People

I think that's the phenomenon of our time is that a lot of women keep themselves in good shape but that there's not a lot of accommodation or people out there to connect with and the technology.~Stockard Channing

Time Women Technology

Well, I mean she's of a certain biological age but she didn't have to go around with fat patches and stuff.~Stockard Channing

Age Fat She

I lead a very boring, normal life.~Stockard Channing

Life Boring Lead

When I was younger I thought I was an artist, and inspiration would just come to me.~Stockard Channing

Artist Me Thought

Acting is such a bizarre way of life. Unless you're really passionate about it, you should give it up. Don't beat yourself up.~Stockard Channing

Life Yourself Acting

I think the end of last year when we were aware of that transition was for everyone in their own way kind of bittersweet, but it's also what the show's about, one administration ends and another begins.~Stockard Channing

End Transition Think

It's funny, I had dinner with my dear friend John Spencer last night and I'm not in the first episode, but he's at the beginning of it and he was telling me about it and I thought this sounds very hot because I think this is definitely the last year of West Wing.~Stockard Channing

Funny Beginning Night

Oh, my only - if I had one frustration in being on 'West Wing' is I wasn't on it enough, because I was in and out.~Stockard Channing

Frustration Enough West

You don't want to play a character you can't inhabit or commit to fully.~Stockard Channing

Character Want You

I'm rather uncomfortable with celebrity, to be honest.~Stockard Channing

Honest Uncomfortable