Rachel Weisz quotes

Born
7 March 1970, Westminster, London, England, UK.

Occupation
Actress.

Rachel Weisz is a British-American actress.

The older you get the more capable you get at managing life.
– Rachel Weisz

I’m slightly unsure as to what my goal is. I just keep doing jobs.
– Rachel Weisz

I’m very successful and do lots of films but I’ve never actually done anything extraordinary.
– Rachel Weisz

I think actors have a choice of drawing attention to themselves or living on the outskirts.
– Rachel Weisz

The thing is, you choose to be an actress, but not to be a celebrity.
– Rachel Weisz

I’m very wary of talking about statements. I’m a storyteller, I’m an actor, an entertainer.
– Rachel Weisz

I think London’s sexy because it’s so full of eccentrics.
– Rachel Weisz

I think I’m very curious about other people. I like to sit and eavesdrop, you know.
– Rachel Weisz

You would never say to a man, ‘do you like playing strong men?’ You just wouldn’t say that.
– Rachel Weisz

Often Hollywood crews go into third world countries and I don’t believe they behave well.
– Rachel Weisz

In L.A., unless you’ve just won an Oscar or you’re Mr. Studio Head, no one talks to you. Even at parties.
– Rachel Weisz

I find Hollywood really toxic.
– Rachel Weisz

I didn’t think the teachers had the right to tell me what to do. I would just disobey, talk in the classroom, get very bad grades.
– Rachel Weisz

If I’m just in dungarees, I don’t think I would intimidate anyone.
– Rachel Weisz

In real life, I’m polite and nice all the time. It’s fun to play people who aren’t. It’s escapism.
– Rachel Weisz

As a child I was the best tree climber in our neighbourhood, I was like a little monkey. I’ve never been afraid of hurting myself or a little physical discomfort.
– Rachel Weisz

I’m thinking of doing more theatre. It makes me very happy.
– Rachel Weisz

I prefer being as far from the centre of celebrity as possible.
– Rachel Weisz

Bad things happen when people work together. Everything goes out of control.
– Rachel Weisz

I’m not confident around compliments or being celebrated, and I’m not comfortable with the thought of envy, which some people thrive on.
– Rachel Weisz

Botox should be banned for actors, as steroids are for sportsmen. Acting is all about expression; why would you want to iron out a frown?
– Rachel Weisz

There’s not much room for eccentricity in Hollywood, and eccentricity is what’s sexy in people.
– Rachel Weisz