Ally Sheedy

But the fact is, nobody gets off drugs unless they really want to, and I really wanted to.

I'd rather not pinpoint my mistakes.

I have the desire to work as an actress, but I have no ambition to be a star.

My experiences have taught me a lot and I'm happy with my learnings, if not with what I went through to learn.

I never thought to myself, I'm going to grow up and fall in love with a man or I'm going to fall in love with a woman because my mother is a lesbian.

Hollywood is the definition of sexual discrimination.

I think that acting involves doing your job so well that you are able to help the viewer identify with the character.

I think everybody has the ability to fall in love with a man or with a woman or a white person or a black person or a Jewish person or a Protestant person or whatever.