Quotes by Helen McCrory

Helen Elizabeth McCrory was an English actress. One of her most famous roles was the one of Narcissa Malfoy in the film adaptions of the best-selling Harry-Potter fantasy novels by J.K. Rowling.

Helen McCrory belongs to the following category: Actors

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Every time, at any point of my life, I think now is always the best age to be.

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People who are exceptionally intelligent are often lonely because there are few people as intelligent as them. I have two little children, and everyone says: 'I hope they're doing well in school. I hope they're bright.' And I think: 'Why would anyone want their children to be the brightest?' Academia is a lonely world.

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Literature is reflecting what is happening in life. More and more women are having relationships with younger men. It's partly that women are not losing their figures now.

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Working in films, there are hundreds of odd moments.

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What really matters to me is what my peers think.

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Actually, I'm looking forward to being 50. Because to me, that's when a woman is at the pinnacle of her femininity and her womanhood.

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I've often sat down with people talking about a film I've been in, and they haven't realised I was in it.

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I love London, and it's a privilege for my children to grow up here.

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I've become more confident as I have got older. I care less what others think.

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America is such a nation of suppressed emotion, and when you arrive in L.A., you can smell the fear. It's the most alien country I've ever been to.

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My own parents were very un-neurotic, so I never thought that I had to change enormously in order to become a parent.

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As I've got older, I feel more confident in my body, so wouldn't want to tamper with it.

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I love theatre because it's just me and the audience. It's the litmus test in acting, to be able to sustain a performance over one, two or three hours.

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Childhood has definitely been invented, hasn't it? I think that's because people had children later, and we appreciate and cherish childhood a lot more.

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If you think you are beautiful in a scene, you will come across as beautiful. I don't think looks are important; I think what's important is if someone is sexy.

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You don't learn from good people - they've found what works for them and are completely original; you learn from the people who are bad. You think: 'Oh dear, I'm not going to do that.'

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People are not considerate of others. They tend not to consider themselves as all living together, but see themselves only as individuals.

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