I was never, you know, a scenester. I always had boyfriends. I never was, like, [In a scenester voice] on the single scene, ready to mingle. I wasn’t a playa. I’ll say it. I was not a playa.
I’ve personally never wanted to be ‘the babe’, and refuse to let vanity get in the way of my acting because I don’t see my job as being a beautiful person
She isn’t afraid to be herself.
Zooey on Jess Day
Yeah. I’m a musician, and I make records. For a bit, I was tired of [acting] and decided I was just going to make records. I didn’t work for three years, and then I actually read the script… well, I did a few things here and there, but I read the script for New Girl, and it reminded me why I loved acting again. It’s easy to forget once money and business gets involved in the thing that you’re passionate about. You have to remind yourself why you’re doing it. So, this show really was the vehicle.
You are the only Emmy I need.
Zooey to Emily Deschanel, after the loss at the Emmys.
Koi in my dress! KOI IN MY DRESS!
Jess Day (quote of today)
The Parts in the Sum of the Whole (5x16)
The Perfect Pieces in the Purple Pond (4x05)