Best Quotes from Hannah Simone

It comes down to personal style, and that’s what’s sexy and attractive in a man.

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Once you get a kitten, the natural thing you do is take a billion photos.

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I’ve been on stage since I was nine years old, and I kind of stumbled into the world of hosting. That, to me, was the thing I had to build a skill set for.

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I love the funny and sweet moments I have with my cats, Jake and Frank, so I’m honored to be celebrating these moments at the Catdance Film Festival.

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I think being called a cat lady is a compliment. It means you have adopted a tiny little maniac into your life.

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‘Curvy’ is just a polite way of saying ‘fat.’

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My mom used to call me a parrot, because the way I spoke would change in every country we’d go to.

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I think everybody understands the fact that the right person will be cast for the role. So it’s not theirs really to lose; they’re just trying to find the right person.

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When you’re going through a breakup, you should just let yourself feel everything so you can get over it as opposed to pretending everything’s okay and dragging it out.

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Think about it: if the world could see how much adoption means from a cat’s point of view, shelters would be empty.

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Think about it: if the world could see how much adoption means from a cat’s point of view, shelters would be empty.

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I am a little obsessed with surprise kitty.

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Everyone is your friend if you say yes, but say no and watch how they react. It’s been a huge life lesson for me.

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I find there’s this weird anger thing: Someone will approach me at the bar and say, ‘Hey, can I buy you a drink?’ And I’ll say, ‘No, I’m okay.’ And then all of a sudden, there’s this male anger flip, where they go, ‘Oh, you know what? I wasn’t even gonna buy you a drink, ’cause you’re not even that cute anyway,’ and walk away.

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My lashes are so long that if I don’t curl them, I’m blind.

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I have an extended family of close friends, guy and girls.

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I had never thought of hosting, but a really good friend of mine said, ‘This is the most empowered platform to speak to young people about the issues that you care about, which is why you’re in this in the first place.’ So I was like, ‘Yeah, no, it makes perfect sense.’ And so that’s what I started doing.

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The first concert that my parents took me to was in this canyon in Saudi Arabia called Buttermilk Canyon. You sleep under the stars in the desert, and ex-pats – German, Swiss, Canadian, American – would play classical music that filled the whole canyon.

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A friend of mine and I would go to this dirty little bar in Toronto that has karaoke every Tuesday night, and one night, we noticed that the only other person in there was Derek Jeter.

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You can’t force chemistry. It’s either there or it’s not. You can’t create it.

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Everything I’ve done I’ve always kind of jumped in headfirst, and it’s been a learning curve. Even MuchMusic, I had never done live television before, and all of a sudden you show up, and they’re like, ‘You ready kid? Let’s go.’

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Take risks! I’m embracing bold prints.

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It is so cool to think that there are two female, Indian actresses on prime-time American network television who are considered attractive and funny and smart.

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My family never told me like you have to be one thing. What do you want to be when you grow up? They think it’s the most ridiculous question. You can be many, many things.

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We want to bring awareness for all those cats still searching for their forever home and not only help them find their perfect match but also make the transition home a success.

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If I could travel back in time, I’d bring back the entire Wu-Tang Clan.

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It’s always exciting when you love something and you get the opportunity to share it with more people.

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Often women are pitted against each other for an easy joke, so they fight or steal each other’s boyfriends. That’s not really true to life.

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Millions of cats are in shelters across the country waiting for a loving parent or family to bring them home.

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I grew up in Saudi Arabia and India and Cyprus, and I lived in a war-zone myself, and, I mean, I had a pretty bizarre, I guess, nomadic childhood, and so I was really drawn to international relations and political science.

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Flirting is funny. And it’s awkward and weird.

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My mom, well, she’s half Greek, half German-Italian; born in England. She’s just a nomad. She loves Middle Eastern style, Indian style, so much so that she ended up having Indian babies.

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I move countries every three or four years. I was born in London, and we lived in Canada. Then we lived in Saudi Arabia until the Gulf War broke out, when we were forced to leave. Then we hop-scotched for a while from Holland back to Canada back to Saudi Arabia. Then there was D-day, so we had to get out again.

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I lived on the Greek side of Cypress, and I think that’s also where my interest in politics really started to come alive. It was the first time that I was told I couldn’t go somewhere: My grandfather’s house is on the Turkish side, but we were not allowed to go there.

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I had two different degrees: One in International Relations/Political Science and another degree in Radio and Television Production.

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People know not to mess with my friends or my family because it’s not going to work out well for you.

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I got a job as a human rights and refugees officer, working on youth-based projects. But I realized all the kids I was working with were far more into ‘The Daily Show’ than the policy briefings.

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I’m not afraid of change, let’s put it that way.

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While I was growing up all over, in all my different schools, I was always doing theater, auditioning for plays.

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I am passionate about human rights.

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I’ve been on stage since I was eight.

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We all have our strengths and our failings.

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It’s funny, I was talking to somebody who writes for a cop show, and he was saying how they aren’t allowed to acknowledge Christmas, Thanksgiving, Valentine’s Day, just because it has to be able to play forever.

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Most high-level models that I’ve ever met are actually well-travelled; they’re cultured, and no guy laying a cheesy line on them is actually going to impact their world.

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The Weeknd is the dopeness.

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Live TV would terrify anybody.

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I played ping-pong with Prince. That’s pretty surreal. He gave me a lesson before we played; like, he’s great. He’s a master at it, so I took the free lesson.

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I’m thrilled to partner with Gillette to help men understand what women want. If we’re able to give them that information, and Gillette can give them the tools to get there, then we both win, and that’s very exciting.

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I dated someone in the ’90s who was really into Metallica, and I remember thinking at the time, ‘That just sounds so heavy and hard.’ But they have great ballads! Great ballads.

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The thing about dating someone who listens to a totally different genre than you is they can help you find things to appreciate in that genre.

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I’ve never been on a date.

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All of my relationships have happened organically with people who are super cool and in my life and it just moved into a relationship zone.

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Working opposite Max Greenfield is the best job in the world. He’s just incredible.

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