"I'm not one of those famous people flying round the world emoting over every catastrophe. I'm too feeble."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Kristin Scott Thomas on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Kristin Scott Thomas on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Kristin Scott Thomas on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Kristin Scott Thomas on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Kristin Scott Thomas on Ambrose Bierce
"In fact, in many ways my mother was quite hippy-dippy, serving macrobiotic food and reading 'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.'"
"Often, the roles I'm offered in England are melancholic women who are filled with regret for the past, regret for their fading beauty."
"If you're feeling insecure and you need to feel special, the best place to go is somewhere foreign where people treat you as special because you're different."
"I think in most jobs, you get better as you get older. You gain experience, you gain knowledge."
"I can't move back to England. My home is in France now. I'd love to but I can't. My family's all there now."