"My mind boggles at the amount of violence inflicted upon children in today's society."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Samantha Morton on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Samantha Morton on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Samantha Morton on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Samantha Morton on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Samantha Morton on Mahatma Gandhi
"I have worked very hard on being aware of my childhood but moving forward and not letting it bring me down emotionally. That is a hard thing - especially when you have children of your own and you remember what happened to you at that age."
"Everyone wants to look their best, everyone has dreams of wanting to look like something else. But we are who we are."
"Catholicism played such a huge part in my life, I would not have survived without my faith."
"It's more important for me to feel content than to be famous."
"It's fantastic to strive towards a nice life where you eat nice organic food and your children go to a nice school and you can afford nice clothes and nice perfume and the hypoallergenic make-up. But there's never a day goes by, and I mean this from the bottom of my heart, that I don't think about where I'm from."