” My ex-boyfriend said, ‘You have a better chance of getting elected to Congress than getting on the staff of a television show.’ Which was the perfect thing for him to say, because my entire career is, ‘Well, screw you.’ And we broke up. “


” I think shows that are completely dramatic are a lie. People use humor to cope. That is how we deal with things. In the darkest situations, there’s humor. And if you don’t show that, you’re not being true to real life. “


” Be nice’ is my family’s basic rule but one that often goes unfollowed in Hollywood. There’s always a moment when you can choose between being snarky and being kind. I opt for the latter – it’s much less exhausting! “


” I’m from the creative side of Hollywood. I’m up for anyone that wants to support my work. If you have eyeballs and give me a budget and are nice to me, I’m in. “


” Home is where your family is. Wherever you are, it’s about the people you’re surrounded by, not necessarily where you lay your head. “


” My first job is to entertain, but if, while you’re enjoying, you start to question something you never thought about before or empathize with, relate to, love someone you only thought of as ‘other’ once upon a time – how awesome is that. “


” I think great writers should write great shows, and I have trouble with, like, what you are in life shouldn’t automatically make you what you do in your art. It doesn’t necessarily translate. “



All 7 Jenji Kohan Quotes about You in picture


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I think shows that are completely dramatic are a lie. People use humor to cope. That is how we deal with things. In the darkest situations, there


Be nice
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Home is where your family is. Wherever you are, it
My first job is to entertain, but if, while you
I think great writers should write great shows, and I have trouble with, like, what you are in life shouldn
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