I have quite a rich inner life, and I'm constantly looking for a way to express that. I haven't found it yet in acting. When you're playing a character, you're only going to find outlets for very specific parts of your inner world.
Being self-critical is good; being self-hating is destructive. There's a very fine line there somewhere, and I walk it carefully.
And well historically it's never been a good thing to compare yourself to biblical characters.
No. I am not a royalist. Not at all. I am definitely a republican in the British sense of the word. I just don't see the use of the monarchy though I'm fierce patriot. I'm proud proud proud of being English, but I think the monarchy symbolizes a lot of what was wrong with the country.
A. E. van Vogt