Damian Lewis Quotes

Damian Lewis Quotes: I guess I'm just good at playing repressed individuals. I'm lucky because those are often the roles that catch people's eyes.
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Damian Lewis Quote: No Western government has ever played the long-term in terms of foreign policy.
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Quotes about Damian Lewis: Of course the lower classes have always felt downtrodden and aspired to a better life. But there is this theory that people respond to a class structure in England - there was a time when people knew who they were and knew whom they served and as long as management wasn't abusive, it was a good life for people.
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Quote about Damian Lewis: Theres something important, as an actor, about allowing yourself to be approached by people to do roles. People see different things in you.
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Damian Lewis Sayings: In the end, there's something of the puritan work ethic about me that roles really must sustain me on an intellectual level.
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Damian Lewis Saying: There are ways of avoiding becoming tabloid fodder and therefore giving people license to pry into your private life. And theres a distinction between being an actor and being a celebrity. You may become a celebrity through acting, but you dont need to do so.
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Sayings about Damian Lewis: It's good to be busy on a film set because there is a lot of sitting around, so if you've got two roles to play at one time, then that's great to do.
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Saying about Damian Lewis: It was pretty daunting. Normally, I never go to a gym, but before we started shooting, I thought I'd better. I reckoned I was in really good shape, and then I looked around and I was half the size of everyone else. A lot of these American actors have this - in my view - misplaced view that they have to look like Action Man. The trouble is, they all run the risk of being interchangeable.
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Damian Lewis Quotes: You know, this idea of going around the world imposing democracy by growing a middle-class, a trading merchant class that is independent of your faith, is a good notion, but we're all partially different - it's no good imposing systems on people that it doesn't suit.
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Damian Lewis Quote: I don't mean this grandly, but it was never my intention to live in L.A. and do a big network show.
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Quotes about Damian Lewis: Quiet people, people who arent given to emotional outbursts, people who are economic with words - theyre also fun to play, but you find yourself needing a laser precision in those roles. Otherwise you just sort of stand around, looking slightly brain-dead. You worry about being uninteresting.
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