"My films don't give you an easy ride. I can see that. The sense I get is that people have quite a physical experience with them. They feel afterwards that they've really been through something."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Andrea Arnold on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Andrea Arnold on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Andrea Arnold on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Andrea Arnold on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Andrea Arnold on Mark Twain
"I love insects. They are amazing."
"I've got no education."
"With a lot of films, people are sitting on the outside looking in, but I want the audience to get a bit more intimately involved with what's going on, so that they maybe can experience it a little bit more intensely."
"Whenever I get fed up with life I love to go wandering in nature."
"I don't think you can question your instinct you should always trust it."