"I was tired of pretending that I was someone else just to get along with people, just for the sake of having friendships."
"All I wanted to do was sneak out into the night and disappear somewhere, and go and find out what everybody was doing all over the country."
"She had authentic magnetism. The way she listened was more eloquent than speech."
"Oscar Wilde said that if you know what you want to be, then you inevitably become it - that is your punishment, but if you never know, then you can be anything. There is a truth to that. We are not nouns, we are verbs. I am not a thing - an actor, a writer - I am a person who does things - I write, I act - and I never know what I am going to do next. I think you can be imprisoned if you think of yourself as a noun."