▶ "Women are responsible for creating their own roles."; "What we need is more women writers, writing for older women. There are some actresses who have production companies and create their own material, and I truly admire that."; "There are still women who are not living their own lives, but living through their men or their children."; "The older I get, the less I suffer fools gladly."; "The big gap between the ability of actors is confidence."; …
"My husband says I can do anything I put my mind to, but the truth i, the only thing I want to do is act."; "I think my mission is to become the greatest human I can. I know that sounds pompous, but what else do we have?"; "I often play women who are not essentially good or likable, and I often go through a stage where I hate them. Then I end up loving and defending them."; "I never took to Hollywood."; "I have no desire to play most of the roles being offered."; "I have health. I have a wonderful support system. I have the admiration of millions of strangers, which I do not underestimate."; "I figured as I got older, the good roles for women would be in the theatre. So 15 years ago I started building a Broadway career to try and develop the chops to be accepted as a great theatrical actress."; "I do not admire young actresses whose foreheads cannot move."; "I am certainly a liberal."; "At about 40, the roles started slowing down. I started getting offers to play mothers and grandmothers."; "As I traveled from one country to another, no one knew anything about me. So I could be anybody, I could speak as I wished, act as I wished, dress as I wished."; "A woman my age is not supposed to be attractive or sexually appealing. I just get kinda tired of that."; "A woman can plan when to have her family and how to support a family."
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Tell me what you know about Mary Kathleen Turner (born June 19, 1954), better known as Kathleen Turner, the American actress.