"Well, I think first it was rare for me to do anything that had any kind of a romantic note to it."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Tim Roth on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Tim Roth on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Tim Roth on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Tim Roth on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Tim Roth on Fran Lebowitz
"My dad was a Communist Party member who fought for his country."
"I started off on stage because it was the only work I could get. I haven't been back for 11 years. I think any stage experience is good experience, as far as being an actor is concerned."
"I miss my family, and I like being a tourist when I go back."
"There is less pressure as a character actor. It generally means that you will be acting for all of your life, which is my intention. It is not my intention to just be a rich and famous person, that would be pretty boring."
"I have come close to producing films. But generally by the time they hit the screen, there's about 50 people with producer credits, so what's the point. I usually find scripts I like with no money attached and take them to producers that I know and try to raise finance."