Playing roles that are intense and damaged has always come more easily to me than doing comedies or lighter stuff - that would be taking a huge risk for me.
By : Sarah Polley
Marriage, for a woman at least, hampers the two things that made life to me glorious - friendship and learning.
By : Jane Harrison
Many women my age have known the experience of giving up crucial parts of themselves to please the man they love.
By : Joyce Maynard
People try much less hard to make a marriage work than they used to fifty years ago. Divorce is easier.
By : Mary Wesley
Very curious, at the age of about 13 years, Oswald began to study Marxism and he kept on in his writing, affirming that he was a Marxist. Probably he did want to show himself as a great, supreme Marxist.
By : John Sherman Cooper
I think there's a time in your life where you don't feel like you fit in. I think everyone has that when you're a teenager, especially, and especially in the society we live in.
By : Matthew Vaughn
I have never described the time I was in Doctor Who as anything except a kind of ecstatic success, but all the rest has been rather a muddle and a disappointment. Compared to Doctor Who, it has been an outrageous failure really - it's so boring.
By : Tom Baker
It is quite an illusion to imagine that one adjusts to reality essentially without the use of language and that language is merely an incidental means of solving specific problems of communication or reflection.
By : Edward Sapir
Looking back, I think we were all quite mature, surprisingly responsible. In earlier wars, boys of our age had just gone off to raise hell or enlist or both, but we stayed dutifully at our desks doing tomorrow's homework.
By : John Knowles