11 Times Zooey Deschanel Served Up Real Talk

The actress opens up about motherhood, her career and everything in-between

ON THE EFFECTS OF DOUBLE STANDARDS

"Growing up, girls get all of these cues that you're not supposed to be aggressive. You can't be bossy. If you're assertive, you're bitchy. There are a lot of negative things that are said about women who are powerful, and I think that it makes for a climate where women end up being inadvertently passive-aggressive toward one another, and sometimes trying to pull each other down."
– to Redbook