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Thandie Newton Quotes

6 quotations by Thandie Newton

QuoteI think I'll probably write something, a family drama. I'm good at frame works and plots, but my dialogue is atrocious. It gets very over-wrought. My husband's a writer and his dialogue is brilliant, so, I'm very often his script-editor, so I think we'll probably write something together.Quote

QuoteThen I became a mother and it just fills every space, that isn't filled with something else important. It's just like this incredible balloon that blows up and fills life up.Quote

QuoteI use the film industry as a pleasure for work and that kind of thing and it's not a pursuit to make me feel happy in my life.Quote

QuoteHaving children is life-changing, to state the obvious. It's a gigantic shift in your life and I welcomed it. Not to put too fine a point on it, there's something about the shame that goes with sexual exploitation, deviance, whatever. As a woman, having a baby psychologically erases it all from your body. And that, for me, was incredibly important.Quote

QuoteTen years ago, I probably would have bemoaned the fact that I started out [in movies] so young - but now I'm grateful - truly grateful. Quote

QuoteGod, yeah, I'm good at playing the emotionally strangled person. The woman who is in the worst place in her life. That's me!Quote