MAKERS Celebrates Nora Ephron with 5 Quotes

Writer and director Nora Ephron was a true multimedia force who influenced countless people with her wonderful wit and big-hearted storytelling.

As her birthday approaches, MAKERS wants to celebrate the legend with some favorite "Ephronisms." From her words that continue to make us laugh, to the words we should live by each and every day, take a look through these five quotes, and always remember...

"The Wonderbra is not a step forward for women. Nothing that hurts that much is a step forward for women" (From Ephron's 1996 Wellesley College commencement address).

Learn more about Nora Ephron's incredible career and life by watching her story here.

Want more Ephronisms? Visit Kitchen Daily for food-related quotes.


Nora Ephron points out a strange correlation between marriage and domesticity. 

Taken from Ephron's best-selling novel, Heartburn.

I Feel Bad About My Neck is an essay collection where  Nora Ephron confronts aging and other battles...such as New York City.

Beautifully said. Hope the class of '96 at Wellesly follows her words.

Nora Ephron, a MAKER through and through. WATCH her story.