"When you're playing a romantic version of a real person, you're playing a version of the truth."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Andrea Riseborough on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Andrea Riseborough on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Andrea Riseborough on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Andrea Riseborough on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Andrea Riseborough on Fran Lebowitz
"Fear is the enemy. I distrust it. Any feeling or decision I make that might be motivated by fear I quickly reassess."
"I'm interested in having a relationship with the world that's not my own."
"I subscribe to no religion. But I believe that in the creation of art, there can be moments of God."