” Only out of great vulnerability do you discover what strength you have. Having a daughter who I love with all my being has helped me mine the source of that strength to previously unknown depths. “


” My parents instilled a really good work ethic from when I was little – if you want to have money to spend on holidays, you earn it. So I’ve always been someone who wanted to be able to survive by myself, but I think you have to let down the barriers a little bit – let other people in. “


” When I go into the garden, I forget everything. It’s uncomplicated in my world of gardening. It’s trial and error, really. If something doesn’t work, it comes out, and you start all over again. “


” I suppose my life has always been about pleasing people, making sure they’re all right, doing the right thing. Then, suddenly, you have to face up to what you want and be honest about it. “


” I’m not very good at time off. I’m happier when I’m working. It’s something to do with not knowing what the next job is, so you appreciate it while it’s there. I thrive on it, actually. But now I do it to please myself. “


” My mother was very ill when I was 18. She had a brain operation and then a nervous breakdown. It’s very strange when you see your parents, who have always been your pillars of strength, suddenly become vulnerable. You don’t know whether to be angry that they are not strong or devastated. “


” The difficulty with film is you always have to consign a story to being a certain length, whereas with a book you don’t have budget constraints, you can cast it yourself. “


” I never feel lonely if I’ve got a book – they’re like old friends. Even if you’re not reading them over and over again, you know they are there. And they’re part of your history. They sort of tell a story about your journey through life. “



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Only out of great vulnerability do you discover what strength you have. Having a daughter who I love with all my being has helped me mine the source of that strength to previously unknown depths.
My parents instilled a really good work ethic from when I was little - if you want to have money to spend on holidays, you earn it. So I


When I go into the garden, I forget everything. It
I suppose my life has always been about pleasing people, making sure they
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My mother was very ill when I was 18. She had a brain operation and then a nervous breakdown. It
The difficulty with film is you always have to consign a story to being a certain length, whereas with a book you don
I never feel lonely if I
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