” Shakespeare lets us see real people undergoing real processes, with real feelings. “


” Theater and poetry were what helped people stay alive and want to go on living. “


” I’ve still got to do something to help, however tiny it is. I always think of the old Hebrew saying, which is translated roughly into, ‘He who saves one life saves the world,’ because it’s pretty ghastly to think of all the people we’re not saving. “


” The stories of the first refugees that I ever came across in literature – that lots of people ever came across – were in ‘The Iliad’: the escape of Aeneas with his father on his back, the Trojans, from their burning city, and the defeat of their kingdom and what they had to do to try and find safety. “


” People talk about preaching to the converted, which is total codswallop rubbish. There is no such thing as being converted forever – absolutely no such thing. “


” You can get numbed. People can get hardened. It’s not their fault, they just get hardened. News media get hardened. Proprietors get even harder. “



All 6 Vanessa Redgrave Quotes about People in picture


Shakespeare lets us see real people undergoing real processes, with real feelings.
Theater and poetry were what helped people stay alive and want to go on living.


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The stories of the first refugees that I ever came across in literature - that lots of people ever came across - were in
People talk about preaching to the converted, which is total codswallop rubbish. There is no such thing as being converted forever - absolutely no such thing.
You can get numbed. People can get hardened. It
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