Keira Knightley

From Wikiquote
Jump to navigation Jump to search
People like to blame their insecurities on other people.

Keira Christina Knightley (born 26 March 1985) is an English actress.

Quotes[edit]

Jesus, if I know one thing about the industry, it's that it's a moment. A flash in the pan.
  • Prince William definitely isn't my type, he's too horsey-looking.
    • Interview for the Daily Mirror (August 2004)
  • There is definitely a fuck-you quality to the characters I choose.
    • Interview in Allure magazine (October 2007)
  • A lot of times in cinema today the women are overly sentimental, so I constantly try to do the opposite. I like strident women.
    • Interview in Allure magazine (October 2007)
  • I went from everyone saying, "She-can't-act-she-can't-act-she-can't-act," to an Oscar nomination. So there was something quite sublime about that!
    • On her role as Elizabeth Bennet in the 2005 film Pride and Prejudice, in Allure magazine (October 2007)
  • I haven't got a clue about how much I weigh. I do not own any scales. And I have noticed it creates an anger in people who are not skinny. People like to blame their insecurities on other people.
    • Interview in Allure magazine (October 2007)
  • Jesus, if I know one thing about the industry, it's that it's a moment. A flash in the pan. That's what's lovely about it. But it's hard, because one moment you're the hot thing, and the next moment — you're not. And there's no rhyme or reason for it.
    • Interview in Allure magazine (October 2007)
  • I think it's great that the discussions are finally being allowed to be had [about feminism], as opposed to anybody mentioning feminism and everybody going, 'Oh, fucking shut up.' Somehow, [feminism] became a dirty word. I thought it was really weird for a long time, and I think it's great that we're coming out of that
    • Interview in "Harper's Bazaar" magazine (February 2014)

External links[edit]

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has an article about: