There is nothing worse that a thirteen-year-old boy. You're embarrassed by your parents, and you're trying to find your independance because, deep inside, you are so dependent on your mom.
Irreversible is not glamorous at all. I try to do different things because I want to grow as an actress and I like to take risks.
How could youths better learn to live than by at once trying the experiment of living?
If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.
All the characters in my films are fighting these problems, needing freedom, trying to find a way to cut themselves loose, but failing to rid themselves of conscience, a sense of sin, the whole bag of tricks.
In the studio, I do try to have a thought in my head, so that it's not like a blank stare.
The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the violin.
No duty the Executive had to perform was so trying as to put the right man in the right place.
Myth is an attempt to narrate a whole human experience, of which the purpose is too deep, going too deep in the blood and soul, for mental explanation or description.
If you try to present some kind of theory in your film, you will fail to depict anything.
I never wanted to do the same kind of movies over and over anyway, so my theory on it all is I'm just gonna try and dodge the label and keep doing what I am doing.
I am trying to think of the last time that I just said, 'What the hell!' and did something crazy.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not healed.
Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love.
I try to contrast; life today is full of contrast... We have to change.
A fiance is neither this nor that: he's left one shore, but not yet reached the other.
Since I was 12 or 13, I have been taking movie meetings finding a project right for me because I wanted to try it. Craig gave us the script - it was set in Wales, it is really British humour. I just loved it.
The last sound on the worthless earth will be two human beings trying to launch a homemade spaceship and already quarreling about where they are going next.
The happiness of one's own heart alone cannot satisfy the soul; one must try to include, as necessary to one's own happiness, the happiness of others.
Hugs can do great amounts of good - especially for children.
I think I'm still trying to find my feet as an actor. And I know it ain't brain surgery, but it confuses me and it comes between me and my sleep a lot.
My duty is to try to reach beauty. Cinema is emotion. When you laugh you cry.
We all need to take a deep breath and think about being a Bush daughter and having that cross to bear. I'd go out and have a couple of drinks too.
Shirley MacLaine said, You're so funny, then gave me a hug. Everything went white. I couldn't hear, I couldn't see. I thought I was going to pass out.
Well, I'm playing for the fans so whenever they come and ask for autographs I always try to give it to everybody because I'm out there for the people.