Imelda Staunton – I don’t feel the need…

I don’t feel the need for religion. But I went on a yoga retreat last…


“I don’t feel the need for religion. But I went on a yoga retreat last year and I do believe slightly in the karma thing and just being good and true unto yourself. And I slightly believe that you can attract good and bad to you.”
-Imelda Staunton

Imelda Staunton – Looking back, there is nothing…

Looking back, there is nothing wrong with that peace, love and equality that the hippies…


“Looking back, there is nothing wrong with that peace, love and equality that the hippies espoused. In many ways, we have regressed because they were into organic food, back to nature, make love not war, be good to all men, share and share alike – which is what many are talking about now.”
-Imelda Staunton

Imelda Staunton – Having a child makes you…

Having a child makes you strong and gives you chutzpah. It relaxed my attitude to…


“Having a child makes you strong and gives you chutzpah. It relaxed my attitude to the job my center of focus shifted, which I think is very helpful, because even if you’re not a very indulgent actor you spend a lot of time thinking about yourself. I don’t think that is particularly healthy.”
-Imelda Staunton

Imelda Staunton – A lot of me is…

A lot of me is very up, and you have to have light and shade…


“A lot of me is very up, and you have to have light and shade. They are both important and you have to be able to balance them. You have to admit that sadness is part of you and that it enriches you. I use it in my work.”
-Imelda Staunton