Encouraging Quotes by Keira Knightley

Encouraging Quotes by the star of the Pirates of the Caribbean series Keira Knightley.

Keira Knightley
Keira Knightley
  • “Film is a much lonelier process than theater. You really don’t have any rehearsal time in film. You don’t shape it together… with theater, there is a complete kind of family atmosphere. The sociable side of this business is the theatrical side, it really isn’t the film side.”

  • “If only I wasn’t an atheist, I could get away with anything. You’d just ask for forgiveness and then you’d be forgiven. It sounds much better than having to live with guilt.”

  • “I don’t think that you can fake warmth. You can fake lust, jealousy, anger; those are all quite easy. But actual, genuine warmth? I don’t think you can fake it.”

  • “My upbringing is why I am the person I am today. I have very wise parents.”

  • “It’s good to know that other people think differently, and that’s what makes the characters interesting.”

  • “You already feel unsure of yourself, and then you see your worst fears in print. It really knocked me – which is why, I think, I was working, working, working, because I was trying to run away from the fact that I thought I couldn’t do it.”

  • “It’s not everyday you get to do a pirate movie, you might as well go for it.”

  • “It’s all about perfection, isn’t it?”

  • “I am a slow reader. I always loved words, which is a strange thing given that I couldn’t actually read them.”

  • “I really believe that in this industry women have to be very true to themselves about what they’re comfortable with.”

  • “I see the world through my eyes. It’s sometimes a strange world.”

  • “If only I wasn’t an atheist, I could get away with anything.”

  • “I think every girl is looking for her Mr. Darcy.”

  • “At this particular time, I probably am more comfortable with myself. Just now I’m having a lovely time.”

  • “I cook. I go to farmers markets in London and cook really good sort of organic foods.”

  • “My mum says that I was born 45, and I do remember at six thinking that I should be earning my own living.”

  • “When I was about 5 I think, I desperately wanted to be a pirate and have the hat and everything.”

  • “All through my life what I’ve loved doing is watching movies. I love the escapism of film, I love stories. So it is incredible to be able to be in them as much as I am, to see them from the first stitch in a costume to the end product.”

  • “And we’re fortunate if we have parents who are great and loving and inspiring. But, unfortunately, there are people who don’t have that.”

  • “I made a conscious decision to live my life the best way I could and that meant to publicize myself as little as possible.”

  • “I’m doing a film now with a lot of guys as well, so at the end of that I will be growing a beard.”

  • “It’s fantastic to have the opportunity to work abroad, and do all that, but there is a certain point where you’re just like, ‘Oh, I’d love to work at home.”

  • “I didn’t know this about myself, but when ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ came out I realized that I didn’t enjoy a huge amount of recognition. I didn’t react to it well, but I think life is about finding out who you are and what you like. So I started doing independent movies and art-house films instead.”

  • “But acting is very much a profession that is you’re hot one moment and not the next – and that is totally cool. I think that’s what I find most fascinating and most exciting about it – is that it can be gone in a puff of smoke.”

  • “It’s impossible. You try to have any kind of relationship with your family, with a man, or with a friend, and you have to be on the phone and the Internet the entire time.”

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