” It’s an important point to make that people can’t just be invalidated, eradicated, because they don’t fit tidily into a box. And more and more, the modern world is all about conformity. “


” Recently I made the mistake of opening a bundle of reviews that someone had sent me of a production from years and years ago, and someone had written a really lovely review except that it made a remark about the way I spoke: ‘A lot of people find her voice terribly irritating.’ Do they? I had no idea. “


” No matter how much we disagree with people, demonising them doesn’t get us anywhere, it merely indicates a closed mind. “


” My background is really being a writer’s actor – that seems to be the way I work best, bringing out the best of writing. There’s a whole range of acting skills, and some people can be astonishing with very poor material. That’s not me, my skill is essentially unlocking the writing. “



All 4 Lindsay Duncan Quotes about People in picture


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Recently I made the mistake of opening a bundle of reviews that someone had sent me of a production from years and years ago, and someone had written a really lovely review except that it made a remark about the way I spoke:
No matter how much we disagree with people, demonising them doesn
My background is really being a writer

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