"Shyness is just egoism out of its depth."
"I always used to say when I was on television that I prefer to be on stage and when on stage I prefer to do television. Typical human condition."
"Everyone wants instant everything, and they want instant success, but I always think you should treat things in the arts like a garden, and let them grow."
"I don't think actors ever retire, they just stop being asked to work." - Penelope Keith