” As a kid, I loved Paula Poundstone and Richard Pryor. But my mother was a huge influence on my comedy. “


” I didn’t like to stop playing for a second to bother with eating or going to the bathroom. I was a really skinny kid, and I remember my mother always telling people, ‘I don’t know how she’s alive. I think she gets all of her nutrients from air pollution. “


” It was a free-for-all with music when I was growing up. My mother was a huge music fanatic so I was listening to everything from country to heavy metal to Indigo Girls to Elton John. I guess when I was really young I didn’t like Willie Nelson, and she obviously loved him. Now I do too, I’m so thankful to her for playing his music nonstop. “


” My mother was so stylish, but she never pushed that on me. She always thought I looked cool. “


” My mother was a very, very funny, outrageous, outspoken person, and she never edited me. Her whole thing in my life was if anybody had a problem with me, tell them to go to hell. “



All 5 Tig Notaro Quotes about Mother in picture


As a kid, I loved Paula Poundstone and Richard Pryor. But my mother was a huge influence on my comedy.
I didn


It was a free-for-all with music when I was growing up. My mother was a huge music fanatic so I was listening to everything from country to heavy metal to Indigo Girls to Elton John. I guess when I was really young I didn
My mother was so stylish, but she never pushed that on me. She always thought I looked cool.
My mother was a very, very funny, outrageous, outspoken person, and she never edited me. Her whole thing in my life was if anybody had a problem with me, tell them to go to hell.
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