Quotations by Charlotte Gainsbourg

28 Found
Displaying 1 through 28


Born: Thursday, July 22, 1971
Profession: Actress
Nationality: French


At the beginning it wasn't to do with the work, it was more the experience.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Experience, Work, Beginning)

Everyone gets the feeling that they know you and they know your life, and I felt really embarrassed by that.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Life, Feeling)

Girls can wear jeans, cut their hair short, wear shirts and boots, 'cause it's okay to be a boy, but for a boy to look like a girl is degrading.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Girls, Hair)

I couldn't do anything else, I enjoy it so much. But I find it tough.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg

I found it very difficult to explain to someone why you did a film. It's not like having a conversation.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Conversation, Film)

I hated seeing myself on screen. I was full of complexes. I hated my face for a very, very long time.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Time)

I hope I'll consider my next part, having learnt from this one.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Hope)

I still find it hard to push my own limits. I know where my limits are and that I always have to push myself.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Limits)

I thought people would ask me really personal questions because I've shown more of myself, but it's a comedy, and people understand that it's a game we play.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Thought, People, Comedy, Play, Questions)

I used to hate being recognised.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Being, Hate)

I was putting all those pressures on myself.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg

I wasn't getting the responses I hoped for. You can't protect yourself from other judgments.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg

I went on television and I wouldn't say a word; I feel so stupid when I watch them again.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Television, Word)

I'm a very shy person towards my intimacy and private life.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Life, Intimacy)

I'm desperate to work again. I've often had those periods, but two years was the longest.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Work, Years)

In France, you're with the crew, and you have lunch with them. It's more like a family.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Family, France)

It's more than a job. It's very personal, so when you're hurt, you're really hurt inside.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Hurt, Job)

It's nice that we have all these different films.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg

Letting go of things and not being afraid of being ridiculous or over the top - I think that's the main thing for me to work on.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Work, Being)

The character is close to me, except that I haven't lived through those situations, so it's not completely me.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Character)

The English was really my mother, it was never me. Being the daughter of my father, I always felt very French.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Mother, Father, Daughter, Being, English)

The more sincere I could be, the better it would be for the film.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Film)

The more you turn down things, the more difficult it becomes to feel that the next one will be right.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Right, Will)

There were always questions about my parents; I got so fed up with that.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Parents, Questions)

Wanting to do it was much more powerful than the fright.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg

When you love someone, you don't want them to suffer at all.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Love, Want)

You don't even need the director's judgement. It's too much.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg

You think that being a girl is degrading, but secretly, you'd love to know what it's like, wouldn't you?
- Charlotte Gainsbourg
(Keywords: Love, Being)







© Copyright 2002-2021 QuoteKingdom.Com - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED