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"My earliest acting memory is making up a play for my mom and dad called The Lonesome Baby. I have no idea what The Lonesome Baby was about. I just remember the title. But I'm sure it was an epic."

"I was always making up rhymes. But I never thought that poetry would become my life."

"Some of my high school teachers did remind me that I had an excellent imagination when it came to making up excuses."

"As an alcoholic, you have no appreciation for your wife or your children's feelings, but I'm making up for that now. I'm winning my children's trust back."

"There are two ways of lying. One, not telling the truth and the other, making up statistics."

"Some of my high school teachers did remind me that I had an excellent imagination when it came to making up excuses."

"Science has not been successful by making up explanations of things that fit with the current social fabric."

"I would point out that I'm an actress for a reason! If I were popular in high school, I would have considered another career because I wouldn't have been alone in my room, making up other characters for myself. I definitely had growing pains. The popular kids didn't want anything to do with the girl who was starting the drama club."

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