Amy Poehler Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old amy poehler quotes, amy poehler sayings, and amy poehler proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


No one looks stupid when they're having fun.     

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There's power in looking silly and not caring that you do.     

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The great thing about taking big chance when you're younger is you have less to lose and you don't know as much. So you take big swings.     

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Try to keep your mind open to possibilities and your mouth closed on matters that you don't know about. Limit your 'always' and your 'nevers.'     

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I am tired of being tired and talking about how tired I am.     

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I just love bossy women. I could be around them all day. To me, bossy is not a pejorative term at all. It means somebody's passionate and engaged and ambitious and doesn't mind leading.     

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I can party like a twenty-four-year-old but it takes me almost a week to recover.     

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I just love bossy women. I could be around them all day. To me, bossy is not a pejorative term at all. It means somebody's passionate and engaged and ambitious and doesn't mind leading.     

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Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.     

Amy Poehler

There's power in looking silly and not caring that you do.     

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Sometimes you need to know to quit while you're ahead or at least before things get much worse!     

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Anyone who has the kind of inventive and inspired comic sensibility to be able to do that kind of work must be pretty talented.     

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It's never overreacting to ask for what you want and need.     

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Don't treat your heart like an action figure wrapped in plastic and never used.     

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You have to remember that goodbyes are temporary because no one ever really leaves and nothing lasts forever. People are always with us, because they are in our hearts and in our memory. The only thing we can depend on is change... Life is just a series of moments -- a string of pearls that make up the necklace of your life and so every once in a while, to complete the circle, you need to end a chapter.      

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Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.     

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Sometimes painful things can teach us lessons that we didn't think we needed to know.     

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I love saying 'yes' and I love saying 'please.' Saying 'yes' doesn't mean I don't know how to say no, and saying 'please' doesn't mean I am waiting for permission. 'Yes please' sounds powerful and concise. It's a response and a request. It is not about being a good girl; it is about being a real woman.      

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