"As I became very defined in my personal politics, I turned down some films that I slightly regret now I'm not going to say what they were."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Julie Christie on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Julie Christie on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Julie Christie on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Julie Christie on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Julie Christie on Joseph Stalin
"Happiness is the absence of suffering. I think it's an interesting way of looking at it. I think the absence of suffering exists very rarely in the world we live in."
"I've never quite understood why people marry marriage is just an invented structure."
"I never will have peace of mind. I'm not constructed that way. Some things in life can be horrible."