Stephen Fry

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Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry

An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:02]
As someone who worked hard for a Labour victory in the 90s, do I regret it? Not really. It was bound to happen. And it'll happen with the next government, and the one after it. Because all governments serve us. They serve the filth.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:06]
But if one could go back in time, I'd love to have been directed by Howard Hawks, who's one of my great heroes. One of the greatest directors there ever was. He directed probably one of the greatest westerns of all time in Rio Bravo.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:16]
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:37]
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:00]
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:09]
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:15]
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:58]
I shouldn't be saying this - high treason, really - but I sometimes wonder if Americans aren't fooled by our accent into detecting brilliance that may not really be there.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:03]
I think the fact that I'm so well known to be gay makes it very difficult to have a convincing relationship with a woman on screen. It wouldn't be at all difficult for me to kiss a woman - I'll kiss a frog if you like.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:29]
I think we have all experienced passion that is not in any sense reasonable.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:36]
I'd probably want to teach at university, because children would drive me insane. I suspect it would be English literature, Shakespeare and so forth. I've always been deeply, deeply in love with that kind of thing.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:41]
I've always had great respect for Paddington because he is amusingly English and eccentric. He is a great British institution and my generation grew up with the books and then Michael Horden's animations.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:46]
It only takes a room of Americans for the English and Australians to realise how much we have in common.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:14]
Love in all eight tones and all five semitones of the word's full octave.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:28]
Moving from chair to chair, from coffee machine to coffee machine is the limit of my action in most films. But I enjoy being cast in them because I love watching them.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:47]
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:25]
Personally, I'd never seen a graphic novel. I knew they existed because friends of mine like Jonathan Ross collect them and some very literate and intelligent people really rate the graphic novel as a form.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:29]
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:35]
There is so much we can learn from TV. It's a window on the world.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:14]
They are just 100 per cent bear, whereas human beings feel we're not 100 per cent human, that we're always letting ourselves down. We're constantly striving towards something, to some fulfilment.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:58]
When you get just a complete sense of blackness or void ahead of you, that somehow the future looks an impossible place to be, and the direction you are going seems to have no purpose, there is this word despair which is a very awful thing to feel.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:03]
When you've seen a nude infant doing a backward somersault you know why clothing exists.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:13]
You can't reason yourself back into cheerfulness any more than you can reason yourself into an extra six inches in height.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:18]
You don't sit down and write a wish list about the person you are going to fall violently in love with. It just doesn't work like that.More Stephen Fry [07/18/2011 02:07:37]

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