„Alex is cool because a lot of people can relate to her. She's not the most popular girl in school, but she's also not a geek. I know what it's like to think you don't always fit in, and I think kids can relate to Alex's feelings about being average.“
— Larisa Oleynik
On her character from the TV series The Secret World of Alex Mack; USA Today, August 7, 1995.