” On every job you do, you’ve got to raise your game. My ambition is to just get better and better every job you do – you should never stop trying to get better. You have to teach yourself new things – I don’t think you necessarily learn them from other people because you have your own style of doing things, but hopefully you get better. “


” Well, you create your own persona, don’t you? And you have to live with that. But the people that I meet, they don’t think that I’m a lunatic. And if they do, then that’s OK, because it means that I’m playing the parts all right. “


” I remember years ago I was an extra, just an extra, and instead of asking me to move – he was a big fella – the director just picked me up and moved me. And I headbutted him. You know, he shouldn’t have done that, but I shouldn’t have done that either. I just done it. “


” We don’t have nannies and all that, we look after our own kids. It’s just what you do. If you want a big family that’s just what you do, isn’t it? “


” If they didn’t call you a tough guy, then what else would they call you? Something worse than that? I’m playing parts, and if they call you that, it’s because I played the part right. “


” I love to be the lead, but you can’t always be the lead. “


” I think TV is all about caring, and if you don’t care about a character in a drama or a person when they get voted out of a reality show, it’s bad TV. I wouldn’t care if you dropped a bomb on the ‘Big Brother’ house. “


” Working with Scorsese was an absolute dream, and one of my favourite ever jobs was ‘Beowulf’ because it was just pure acting. Your imagination explodes as you try to imagine you’re fighting a dragon or whatever. “



All 8 Ray Winstone Quotes about You in picture


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Well, you create your own persona, don


I remember years ago I was an extra, just an extra, and instead of asking me to move - he was a big fella - the director just picked me up and moved me. And I headbutted him. You know, he shouldn
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If they didn
I love to be the lead, but you can
I think TV is all about caring, and if you don
Working with Scorsese was an absolute dream, and one of my favourite ever jobs was
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