Hayley Atwell Quotes

From a very young age, stories fuelled my imagination in the most wonderful way.

Age Quotes, Imagination Quotes, Wonder Quotes

I think Brits probably feel that Americans are more like us than vice-versa, if that makes sense. Because we get everything American over here in Britain, but yet there are things which are staunchly English that you guys don't have.

American Quotes, Vice Quotes

Mum wasn't at all religious, but she thought that going to the theatre was as important a ceremonial, communal experience that a person could have.

Important Quotes, Experience Quotes, Thought Quotes, Religious Quotes

 

I love firing guns. It's an amazing feeling - so sexy and powerful.

Love Quotes, Feeling Quotes, Power Quotes

The things that prey on my mind in London seem to disappear as soon as I find myself in a different environment. Survival mode kicks in.

Mind Quotes

My first job was a Greek tragedy, and ever since, one job just seemed to roll onto the next. I've been terribly lucky.

Luck Quotes

I'd love to do an action movie. Something with lots of stunts. Anything fast and dangerous and involving guns.

Love Quotes, Action Quotes, Anger Quotes

I read a lot of heavy literature when I'm on set, so on holiday I want to indulge in something light-hearted.

Heart Quotes, Literature Quotes

I think American guys tend to be a bit more forward, a bit more chatty and open than the Brits. The Brits seem to have a darker sense of humor, though I have met some Americans who have adopted bits of the British dry sense of humor as well.

American Quotes, Humor Quotes

I went to drama school for three years, and the whole thing there is that hopefully you are introduced to a man called William Shakespeare who is the greatest of all time of all storytelling.

Great Quotes, Time Quotes, Hope Quotes

Because I trained in theater, I always leave a film shoot feeling like I haven't done anything, like I just sat in front of the camera and whispered, essentially.

Feeling Quotes

Documenting trips makes them that much richer. I stick in train tickets and business cards from restaurants. It makes the whole experience poetic, describing the sights, smells and sounds around me. It means I can relive the holiday years later.

Business Quotes, Rich Quotes, Experience Quotes

When actors get a bad name for diva behavior - I've never seen it. Because my experience with people who are really famous actors is that they work really hard.

Work Quotes, Experience Quotes

I like characters who have faults. I'm drawn to darker people.

Character Quotes

I can't imagine it if beauty was the only currency I used as an actress. It just doesn't interest me.

Beauty Quotes

The main reason I did 'Captain America' was because I wanted to get out of my own head and stop taking my work so seriously.

Work Quotes

Skiing in Whistler was great fun. It's an extreme environment that's very different to my own and I had never skied before, so I had to learn to take on the elements quite bravely. It was nice to try something new.

Great Quotes