Top 80 Real Person Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Real Person Quotes from famous people such as NeNe Leakes, Damien Hirst, Marielle Heller, Jill McCorkle, Sonali Bendre, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

I'm just a real person and I tell it like it is. I don'

I’m just a real person and I tell it like it is. I don’t have a lot of secrets, which has been a fault of mine.
NeNe Leakes
When it comes to the British monarchy, I prefer to be seduced by an image than presented with a real person. It’s kind of a Warhol thing.
Damien Hirst
I remember my grandmother’s husband dying. But I think I was older. I think I was 7 or 8 when he died. But I remember that being the first real person I knew who died, and I – and that my parents didn’t let me go to the funeral. And I remember feeling like it was really unfair.
Marielle Heller
My joy as a writer is circling around and around and down and down to find out who the real person is.
Jill McCorkle
Filmmakers are stuck with my glamorous image. Even if I sit in track pants and a T-shirt, I will still look glamorous. That’s the way I am. But there’s more to me. I’m a real person.
Sonali Bendre
I’m am really a real person.
Gemma Collins
My livelihood depends on my surface beauty, but when I wash my face, I see a real person there.
Marie Helvin
A lot of people judge others too quickly without actually knowing the full facts or the actual real person.
Ashley Cole
I like to play people that are real, a real person, and then something that’s interesting with that person. I think it’s a lot more challenging to do that than something that’s extremely fantasy-like.
Devon Bostick
If Barbie was a real person, she’d be, like, 10 feet tall in order for her legs to be proportionate to her torso.
Margaret Hoover
Elvis is this thing, this commodity, and people forget that he was a real person.
Evan Peters
I get apologies from Gamergaters pretty regularly saying: ‘I didn’t think you were a real person.’
Zoe Quinn
Having health insurance made me feel like a real person. Up until then, it felt like I was getting away with something, and if three things went wrong, it would all fall apart.
Greta Gerwig
I don’t know if it’s harder but when you’re playing a real person you want to honor their memory – even if they’re a criminal or someone that the public loathed. That can be challenging.
Toby Jones
Not everyone relates to being a blond girl with blue eyes and is proportioned so she could barely walk if she was a real person.
Barbie Ferreira
There’s a lot of journalism about poverty, but sometimes it just helps to see that there’s a real person who becomes a real mom, who is working with unsustainable wages that could eventually destroy her.
Debra Granik
I don’t care who you are, if you’re not feeling anxious before playing in a final, you’re not a real person. I don’t care who you are.
We, people, are so very, very complicated that no matter how well drawn a fictional character is, they can’t get anywhere near as complex as a real person.
Ruth Rendell
And once you cease to be a real person, you stop being a good actor.
Scott Speedman
I don’t see myself in terms of artifice. I see myself as a real person who chooses to live my life in an open way – artistically.
Lady Gaga
There is the real person I am, and there is the stage persona.
Brad Garrett
I hope people gravitate to me because I am a real person, and I strongly believe if you put out good energy, it will come back to you.
Gigi Gorgeous
What was so extraordinary to me about going through this box of my mother’s letters and diaries was meeting my mother not as my mother, but as a real person. And what breaks my heart is that I had no idea how self-aware she was and how protective of me she was.
Ruth Reichl
I’m not handled. I’m not crafted by slick, high-priced consultants. I’m a real person, a genuine person, a struggling person in Connecticut.
Lee Whitnum
If you’re playing any real person, live or dead, you certainly have a responsibility to produce that reputation in some way.
Jim Broadbent
I don’t think the Internet is necessarily a dangerous place. It’s only dangerous if you don’t make people earn your trust. You can’t take people at their word. You got to do a little digging and make sure to verify that you are talking to a real person or the person that you think you’re talking to.
Max Joseph
I’m a very real person that has overcome a lot, so I think I’m relatable.
Alyssa Edwards
When you’re playing a real person, there’s a balance between playing the person in the script and playing the person as he was in life. You have to be respectful and true to who that person was, but at the same time tell the story in the film.
David Tennant
I’m an artist but I’m also a real person. I have bills like everyone else.
My dad’s more three-dimensional than Opie Taylor or Richie Cunningham. He even has a temper! He’s a real person. But some people are disappointed by that.
Bryce Dallas Howard
I’m a real person, and I’m angry. I’m trying to use this celebrity thing to get people some help. AIDS, poverty, racism – I want to be one of the hands that helps stop all that. I’ll put it on my shoulders. I’ll charge it to my account.
Jamie Foxx
'Inherent Vice' was a novel that already existed, and i

‘Inherent Vice’ was a novel that already existed, and in ‘Steve Jobs,’ I was playing a real person; in those situations, you do feel an added pressure to please.
Katherine Waterston
I met a zillion people through Ronnie Wood. He’s been my friend since he was in The Faces, and he’s still my best friend. A real person, earthy, working 24 hours a day, uplifting to be around, and he’s still got that fire about music.
Bobby Womack
If you write a story based on a real person, you’re trapped by the details of the real person and his life. It gets in the way of writing your own story.
Caroline B. Cooney
None of the characters I played was very close to me as a real person.
Eve Arden
When you’re playing a romantic version of a real person, you’re playing a version of the truth.
Andrea Riseborough
In ‘The Smurfs,’ I was actually a live action character. So, I was a real person in that movie. But I was working with animated characters, which is very strange because they’re off recording their work, and we’re kind of reacting to nothing when we’re doing the film.
Jayma Mays
I like the sounds of real, living, breathing musicians. When a real person plays something, there’s a soul. They’re giving you their emotions.
Michael Giacchino
When you see who I am, you’re getting a real character, a real person. R-Truth, that’s me.
When Miranda first started becoming popular, not many people knew who she was. People were confused by her. They thought she was a real person. I got a lot of interesting responses.
Colleen Ballinger
And I think when you’re playing someone who is a real person, it’s extremely important to take the time and put in the effort to learn about who they are to be able to respectfully portray that.
Lydia Hearst
There’s a certain amount of pressure that comes from playing real people. It’s a pressure to deliver something fair and right to the real person and any living relatives. But generally, it’s a joy, as you get to target your interest on a particular era.
Lydia Leonard
I just feel as though it’s become a situation where people have manifested this caricature of who I am, and they act as if there’s no real person inside of it.
Lindsay Lohan
I want people to see that I’m a real person, I overreact, I cry, I’m emotional. If I come across as perfect and in control, that wouldn’t be who I really am.
Tamara Ecclestone
I feel like when you’re a celebrity, people dehumanize you and they forget you’re a real person.
Big Sean
Obviously, as an actor, when you re playing a real person, it is an extra challenge.
Ben Schnetzer
It was a tricky part to play, because Herriot is both a fictional character and a real person.
Christopher Timothy
Everybody is responsible for their own actions. It’s easy to point the finger at somebody else, but a real man, a real woman, a real person knows when it’s time to take the blame and when to take responsibility for their own actions.
Marcus Smart
I’m a woman, a mother, a daughter, a sister. I’m a real person operating in the world. For me to discuss the most private thing feels wrong. It feels like I’m betraying myself and my children.
Nicole Kidman
I’m just a real person, not a caricature.
Megan Thee Stallion
Cardi B really is like having a sister in the industry. She’s a real person, extremely humble. She’s amazing.
I want people to know me as a real person, that I struggle with the same things they do, that I had to teach myself how to get through life in efficient ways.
Brit Morin
I even kind of eat well 80 percent of the time and have my treats 20 percent of the time. I don’t just eat salads, but I truly believe in eating healthy foods, fresh fruits and vegetables every day. I’m a real person.
Denise Austin
‘Funny People’ is my favorite performance of myself to date. Even though it’s a comedy and there are serious moments, I really felt like Leo felt like a real person. It didn’t feel like I was playing myself. Whether it’s a comedy or drama, I just try to make it as realistic as possible.
Jonah Hill
John McEnroe is the most honest and real person I have ever interviewed.
Brian Kilmeade
In the ‘Nude Descending a Staircase,’ I wanted to create a static image of movement: movement is an abstraction, a deduction articulated within the painting, without our knowing if a real person is or isn’t descending an equally real staircase.
Marcel Duchamp
In recitals, you are naked before the audience – well, naked with your jacket and tails. The audience sees and hears the real person, not some role you are interpreting.
Jose Carreras
It’s not good just to have life experience of film-making and that’s all. It’s hard to play a real person when you’ve been in jets and town cars for three years.
Ryan Gosling
You can be empathetic to a character in a book in a way that you can’t with a real person, which is weird, because you know everything there is to know about them.
Hank Green
I’m a real person that cares about his art and cares about what he’s doing. I have a heart and a soul and I want to touch people and give.
LL Cool J
An administrator in a bureaucratic world is a man who can feel big by merging his non-entity in an abstraction. A real person in touch with real things inspires terror in him.
Marshall McLuhan
I rarely play a real person, because I don’t think I’m a good imitator.
Harrison Ford
I am a real person that cares about his art and cares a

I am a real person that cares about his art and cares about what he’s doing – I have a heart and a soul and want to touch people and give.
LL Cool J
Olympic Gold changed me and my life dramatically. I became a celebrity overnight and people see me as a famous skater, not a real person.
Oksana Baiul
I kind of see myself as a cartoon that’s on its way to becoming a real person that has to find that special amulet or mushroom to get to that next realm or level. I don’t feel like anything is that tangible. It freaks me out, why I feel unhappy or conflicted and why that can change on a dime.
Carly Pope
The first time I saw my look on a real person was in Paris, and I felt a little shock, a little thrill that went through my body. And that thrill never goes away – never.
Prabal Gurung
In the late 60s and early 70s, I did get interested in voices, and in narration and embodying the voice, making the poem sound like a real person talking.
Robert Morgan
In the end, I’m a racer, I’m not a model, obviously. I lost about a foot of my height for that. And in the end, I’m not trying to be one. I’m trying to be a real person. Try to be a racer.
Hailie Deegan
You can never connect on a deeper level if you idolise someone – you don’t see the real person.
Alexander Skarsgard
It is one of the most effective attitudes of the neurotic to measure thumbs down, so to speak, a real person by an ideal, since in doing so he can depreciate him as much as he wishes.
Alfred Adler
I mean, there was a portion, of course, that I think, when I look back now, that there was a portion of what attracted me must have been the awe of him being a powerful man in this environment, not to take away from who he is as a real person.
Monica Lewinsky
A lot of people know the name Gloria Vanderbilt, but they don’t really know the whole story behind her, the real person that she is.
Anderson Cooper
I felt a little anxious/nervous representing a real person in a Spike Lee film.
John David Washington
While ‘Precious’ isn’t a real person, it’s someone’s story, and it’s too many peoples’ story.
Gabourey Sidibe
I am a real person with real fears, hopes and dreams.
Michael Sorrentino
A movie about a weak, vulnerable woman can be feminist if it shows a real person that we can empathize with.
Natalie Portman
When people see me in public, they’re usually like, ‘Whoa, you’re a real person.’ It’s as if they’re seeing Pinocchio or a cartoon character come to life.
Scott Rogowsky
I want people to know I’m a real person, that I don’t have someone running my Instagram; I don’t have someone prewriting all of my interviews and stuff.
Josh Rosen
‘Laura’ was overtly political for sure. Caspary was trying to make a point about women and independence and how men viewed them, with derision or condescension or on a pedestal, when the real person was ignored.
Sarah Weinman
The problem was to sustain at any cost the feeling you had in the theater that you were watching a real person, yes, but an intense condensation of his experience, not simply a realistic series of episodes.
Arthur Miller