"We older women in Europe are lucky not to be shoved away in a drawer."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Kristin Scott Thomas on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Kristin Scott Thomas on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Kristin Scott Thomas on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Kristin Scott Thomas on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Kristin Scott Thomas on John Lennon
"In fact, in many ways my mother was quite hippy-dippy, serving macrobiotic food and reading 'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.'"
"Often, the roles I'm offered in England are melancholic women who are filled with regret for the past, regret for their fading beauty."
"If you're feeling insecure and you need to feel special, the best place to go is somewhere foreign where people treat you as special because you're different."
"I think in most jobs, you get better as you get older. You gain experience, you gain knowledge."
"I can't move back to England. My home is in France now. I'd love to but I can't. My family's all there now."
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