Also, an area that interests me - and it will probably take years to state what I mean - is the period of the rise of democracy, with Tom Paine, which is around the turn of the 18th century into…
Quote by Fiona Shaw
Fiona Shaw Quotes
My mother taught me to read.
The Americans are very clear, and obsessed with nouns.
This whole tribal loyalty seems to have gone.
The energy released by it is enormous and it becomes quite addictive, the power between...
The word democracy has no meaning. Duty has gone. Only rights remain.
I would say the next imminent hot writers are often the writers from the decade...
Even when they have nothing, the Irish emit a kind of happiness, a joy.
One moment cannot be the most important.
There's something about the Irish that is remarkable.
I had a ball doing Harry Potter.
Theater dates very quickly.
Every generation is obsessed with the decade before they were born.
I certainly had no intention of playing a man.
Irish people are educated not only about artistry but local history.
I would love to write the story of my upbringing in Ireland.
I can hardly decide what plays I should be in.
Theater is dangerously open to repetition. It's exciting when you hit on a new way.
To be honest I live among the English and have always found them to be...
So I just play the character, I play the lines.
I think America becomes more disgruntled by going to the movies and having an endlessly...