We’ve sourced some of the most interesting and thought-provoking Julie Christie Quotes. Each of the following quotes is overflowing with creativity, and knowledge.
I don’t think I would have been a good mother. Being a parent brings immense responsibility. It’s a Herculean task. It would be almost too much for me.
I started noticing how stained the pavements are in London. The pavements in Beverly Hills aren’t used; in London, they’re used for everything. It doesn’t matter how much they’re cleaned, they still reflect light.
Early on, I found the attention completely embarrassing. I’d cringe if I saw my picture on the cover of a magazine.
I never will have peace of mind. I’m not constructed that way. Some things in life can be horrible.
I basically put myself into directors’ hands and let them tell me what to do, and the more they told me what to do, the more I liked it.
Happiness is the absence of suffering. I think it’s an interesting way of looking at it. I think the absence of suffering exists very rarely in the world we live in.
It’s quite hard for me being an actress because I actually don’t like attention.
Altman works in such an interesting way, letting things occur in the film even if he didn’t particularly plan them.
I was born with a need to be the center of attention, and, of course, you’re the center of the world when you’re acting.
I did things like Shampoo and Heaven Can Wait. I don’t know what those films were about. The women I played in them were not very empowered.
I think I’ve got something when I’m onscreen, but that’s nothing to do with acting or talent.
As I became very defined in my personal politics, I turned down some films that I slightly regret now; I’m not going to say what they were.
My family said that I wanted to act even when I was a child living on a tea plantation in the jungle in India.
I’d never been content in America.
I’m not in the advertising business, but I think it would be very nice if people went to see the film Hamlet, because it was made with love and integrity.
I see stardom very clearly as a construct that’s been created in order to sell things.
Children can only take so much, and they deal with it however they can.
I regret that I wasn’t the kind of person who could enjoy celebrity. It embarrassed me too much.
Some people enjoy celebrity. I admire those who do, because if you’re going to go through it, you might as well enjoy it.