"I considered becoming a priest very seriously. I wanted to travel the world. By the time I turned 16, I realized I was only in it for selfish reasons. And, more importantly, I didn't want to sacrifice the ladies!"
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."James McAvoy on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."James McAvoy on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."James McAvoy on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."James McAvoy on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."James McAvoy on Saint Augustine
"I really liked 'Starter For Ten' because I grew up watching 1980s teen films like 'St. Elmo's Fire' and 'The Breakfast Club' and I've always wanted to play the underdog lead hero in a 1980s-inspired film."
"I was talking to one of my aunties at Christmas and she said she didn't think it was ever in my nature to go against the grain, that I was always a good boy. I think she was right - I did always want to be good."