However successful you are, there is no substitute for a close relationship. We all need them.
Having children with someone is the real bond.
As you grow older, your whole life becomes very rich, multifaceted.
Everything has changed. An interview has become such a confrontational thing. It makes you very defensive.
I’m one of the great unemployed looking for the next job. I’m waiting for the right offer. Like anyone, I want something that turns me on inside.
Thank God we’re not like America. Everyone wants to look like they’re 20. In Europe we admire grown-up women I think men revere older women.
The minute anyone’s getting anxious I say, You must eat and you must sleep. They’re the two vital elements for a healthy life.
You have to be careful not to let your fear stop you doing things. It’s very exciting to test yourself.
I have yet to see a drama that puts forward women who are successful and have a family. Women are nearly always seen as victims.
I consulted a Chinese herbalist and spent two weeks on an island off the coast of Zanzibar. I was away from any kind of contemporary technology.