” Once you have a Down’s syndrome child, you can’t conform. In a way, you’re free. “


” What having a Down’s syndrome child isn’t – and I feel very strongly about this – is a tragedy. All those pregnancy books you read when you are expecting refer to Down’s syndrome as if it were the worst possible outcome, and it’s not. “


” My blood runs cold when I hear the ‘great news’ that we have found a marker for the Down’s syndrome gene, which means we can identify it more easily. Why is that good news? It’s only good news if you’re going to terminate. “


” Middle-aged women on telly is a bit of a hot topic – before, we were 27 to 37, and now we’re 40 to 50. You do notice as you get older… you go past 35, and suddenly you’re playing baddies. “


” I can make a virtue of slapdash. Slapdash can give you courage. “


” If you get 10,000 guys to put their ideal woman into a computer, it still comes out looking like Angelina Jolie. “


” Comedians have to write to survive because you don’t get cast for your beauty. “


” One year you go in for auditions, and everybody thinks you’re the queen of comedy, and the next year, you’re so ‘yesterday,’ and it’s not because you’ve done anything, or your ability has changed, you haven’t been in work because you’ve been putting on weight and then trying to lose it. “



All 8 Sally Phillips Quotes about You in picture


Once you have a Down
What having a Down
My blood runs cold when I hear the
Middle-aged women on telly is a bit of a hot topic - before, we were 27 to 37, and now we
I can make a virtue of slapdash. Slapdash can give you courage.
If you get 10,000 guys to put their ideal woman into a computer, it still comes out looking like Angelina Jolie.
Comedians have to write to survive because you don
One year you go in for auditions, and everybody thinks you

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