Susan Abigail Sarandon (born October 4, 1946) is an American actress. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 1995 film Dead Man Walking and a BAFTA Award for Best Actress for the 1994 film The Client.
Sarandon began her career in the 1970 film Joe and appeared in the soap opera A World Apart from 1970 to 1971. She has received five Academy Award nominations for Best Actress, for Atlantic City (1980), Thelma & Louise (1991), Lorenzo’s Oil (1992), The Client (1994) and Dead Man Walking (1995), for which she finally won.
1. WHEN YOU START TO DEVELOP YOUR POWERS OF EMPATHY AND IMAGINATION, THE WHOLE WORLD OPENS UP TO YOU.
2. I LOOK FORWARD TO BEING OLDER, WHEN WHAT YOU LOOK LIKE BECOMES LESS AND LESS AN ISSUE AND WHAT YOU ARE IS THE POINT.
3. MAKING LOVE IS LIKE HITTING A BASEBALL. YOU JUST GOTTA RELAX AND CONCENTRATE.
4. CHILDREN REINVENT YOUR WORLD FOR YOU.
5. IT’S STILL NOT EASY TO FIND ROLES THAT OFFER MORE COMPLEX IMAGES OF WOMEN.
6. I WAS TOLD I HAD AN OVERABUNDANCE OF ORIGINAL SIN.
7. YOU GUYS ASK REALLY LONG QUESTIONS. IN THE U.S., THEY JUST WANT TO KNOW WHO YOU’RE SLEEPING WITH.
8. IT WILL BE GREAT WHEN IT’S NOT SUCH A BIG DEAL WHEN A WOMAN GETS A GOOD JOB.
9. SO I WOULD HOPE THEY WOULD DEVELOP SOME KIND OF HABIT THAT INVOLVES UNDERSTANDING THAT THEIR LIFE IS SO FULL THEY CAN AFFORD TO GIVE IN ALL KINDS OF WAYS TO OTHER PEOPLE. I CONSIDER THAT TO BE BASELINE SPIRITUALITY.