Drew Barrymore Sayings and Quotes

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


I never have been insecure, because I see what a waste it is. I know there is a solution to insecurity. I don't tend to be thrown by problems that don't have solutions. And insecurity has a wealth of alternatives.     

Drew Barrymore

I'm not insecure. I've been through way too much f**king sh*t to be insecure. I've got huge balls. But I've been humbled. That makes you grateful for every day you have.     

Drew Barrymore

I think happiness is what makes you pretty. Period. Happy people are beautiful. They become like a mirror and they reflect that happiness.     

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I am not someone who is ashamed of my past. I'm actually really proud. I know I made a lot of mistakes, but they, in turn, were my life lessons.     

Drew Barrymore

I am not someone who is ashamed of my past. I'm actually really proud. I know I made a lot of mistakes, but they, in turn, were my life lessons.     

Drew Barrymore

I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end.     

Drew Barrymore

We've got to learn hard things in our lifetime, but it's love that gives you the strength. It's being nice to people and having a lot of fun and laughing harder than anything, hopefully every single day of your life.     

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Whether you're throwing up or breaking up, you want your girlfriend right there! I don't trust women who don't go to their girlfriends.     

Drew Barrymore

Love is the hardest habit to break, and the most difficult to satisfy.     

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When I lay my head on the pillow at night I can say I was a decent person today. That's when I feel beautiful.     

Drew Barrymore

Everyone is like a butterfly, they start out ugly and awkward and then morph into beautiful graceful butterflies that everyone loves.     

Drew Barrymore

There are so many pressures that are put upon young women. Whatever we can do to alleviate that and help women feel beautiful about who we are inside, which is the only beauty there truly is, is so nice. Let's get down and dirty. Let's be a real girl.     

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I love hugging. I wish I was an octopus, so I could hug ten people at a time.     

Drew Barrymore

A bird may love a fish, Signore, but where would they live?     

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Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.     

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I believe that everything happens for a reason, but I think it's important to seek out that reason; that's how we learn.     

Drew Barrymore

I used to look in the mirror and feel shame, I look in the mirror now and I absolutely love myself.     

Drew Barrymore

My main beauty tip is don't say that negative thing when you look in the mirror. It just isn't healthy…That lack of beating up on ourselves — that's my new mantra. Happiness is the best makeup; a smile is better than any lipstick you'll put on.     

Drew Barrymore

A fish may love a bird, but where would they live?     

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California is an unbelievable state.     

Drew Barrymore

I am who I am because of the people who influenced me growing up, and many of them were gay. No one has any right to tell anyone what makes a family     

Drew Barrymore

I think happiness is what makes you pretty. Period. Happy people are beautiful. They become like a mirror and they reflect that happiness.     

Drew Barrymore

No one has the right to tell anyone what makes a family.     

Drew Barrymore

If you're going to go through hell... I suggest you come back learning something.     

Drew Barrymore

There's something liberating about not pretending. Dare to embarrass yourself. Risk.     

Drew Barrymore

It's never too late. Don't focus on what was taken away. Find something to replace it, and acknowledge the blessing you have.     

Drew Barrymore

I know what the intimidation level of high school is. You're on a hamster wheel, running, running, running, trying so hard to fit in. It's all about how you deal with what you're given, feeling OK with being the odd man out before you're finally successful.     

Drew Barrymore

No one has the right to tell anyone what makes a family.     

Drew Barrymore

You have to fight unhappiness like a dragon with fire and breathe.     

Drew Barrymore

It's never too late. Don't focus on what was taken away. Find something to replace it, and acknowledge the blessing you have.     

Drew Barrymore