Mary Jean "Lily" Tomlin (born September 1, 1939) is an American actress, comedian, writer, singer, and producer. Tomlin started her career in stand-up comedy and sketch comedy before transitioning her career as an actress on stage and screen. In a career spanning over fifty years Tomlin has received numerous accolades...
If truth is beauty, how come no one has her hair done in a library?
No matter how cynical you get, it's almost impossible to keep up.
Why isn't there a special name for the tops of your feet?
Sometimes I worry about being a success in a mediocre world.
Cynicism is an unpleasant way of saying the truth.
Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everything it's cracked up to be. That's why people are so cynical about it. . . . It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more.