I'm the kind of person who would rather get my hopes up really high and watch them get dashed to pieces than wisely keep my expectations at bay and hope they are exceeded. This quality has made me a needy and theatrical friend, but has given me a spectacularly dramatic emotional life.

Mindy Kaling in Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?

About Mindy Kaling

Portrait of Mindy Kaling

Vera Mindy Chokalingam (born June 24, 1979), known professionally as Mindy Kaling, is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She initially gained recognition for the NBC sitcom The Office (2005–2013), where she played the character Kelly Kapoor and served as a writer, executive producer, and director. For her work on the series, she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series and four times for Outstanding Comedy Series. Kaling gained wider attention for creating, writing, producing and starring in the Fox/Hulu comedy series The Mindy Project (2012–2017). She also created the NBC sitcom Champions (2018), the Hulu miniseries Four Weddings and a Funeral (2019), and the Netflix series Never Have I Ever (2020).Kaling's film career includes voice work in Despicable Me (2010), Wreck-It Ralph (2012), and Inside Out (2015), and leading or supporting roles in the comedies The Night Before (2015), Ocean's 8 (2018), and Late Night (2019). She has written two New York Times best-selling memoirs, titled Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) (2011) and Why Not Me? (2015). She was one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people in 2013.

from Wikipedia

You may find more from Mindy Kaling on Wikiquote

More quotations from Mindy Kaling

More quotations tagged with “emotion”