"It wasn't a good idea to work on 'Naked' in the first months of a marriage. I was living apart from my wife in a flat overflowing with books I was reading for the part."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."David Thewlis on Mignon McLaughlin
"By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher."David Thewlis on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."David Thewlis on Friedrich Nietzsche
"How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being."David Thewlis on Oscar Wilde
"Don't marry the person you think you can live with marry only the individual you think you can't live without."David Thewlis on James C. Dobson
"I'd had a relationship with a French girl, a Japanese girl, an American girl, a Filippina and she was there all the time - a Lancashire girl. I thought: 'It's a Lancashire girl I was looking for. Why didn't I realize it?'"