” I enjoy the crafts on the show enormously, too, when we have experts in showing how to make things. You watch them thinking you’ll go home and do the things yourself, which is fun. Some I have done myself later on. “


” I look at myself objectively and in a way I see myself as a commodity. Your name becomes somehow outside yourself. Now, when I’m at home being Mrs. Scarfe, that’s when I’m most myself. “


” I think all good writing is a struggle. To write as well as you feel you can has to be a struggle, almost by definition, because you could always improve. “


” There’s also something of an illusion in that, you can perhaps record a TV thing one month and complete a book the next and then be in a play. Then, if they all come out at once, it looks as if you’re actually juggling a million things. “


” Of all the things I do, acting is the thing that grabs most, but there’s another level on which it strikes me as being a little silly. In the end you’re dressing up and deciding to be somebody. “


” Thank God I’ve never had the sort of intense fame that means you can’t walk up the road. That sort of blazing stardom must be difficult to cope with and maintain, my career has just bubbled along happily. “


” The rehearsal time is almost my favourite part of being an actress, particularly if you’re working on a play that hasn’t been done before. “


” My mum taught me that redheads shouldn’t wear pink, red or orange, but if you choose the right shade, such as a bright orange or a cherry red, it can look fabulous. “


” The things you leave school knowing – some dates and long division – so much of it has been of no use to me. Schools should teach the basics of cookery, first aid, how to look after your money and how to speak foreign languages. Useful things. “



All 9 Jane Asher Quotes about You in picture


I enjoy the crafts on the show enormously, too, when we have experts in showing how to make things. You watch them thinking you
I look at myself objectively and in a way I see myself as a commodity. Your name becomes somehow outside yourself. Now, when I


I think all good writing is a struggle. To write as well as you feel you can has to be a struggle, almost by definition, because you could always improve.
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Of all the things I do, acting is the thing that grabs most, but there
Thank God I
The rehearsal time is almost my favourite part of being an actress, particularly if you
My mum taught me that redheads shouldn
The things you leave school knowing - some dates and long division - so much of it has been of no use to me. Schools should teach the basics of cookery, first aid, how to look after your money and how to speak foreign languages. Useful things.
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