We’ve collected the best Naomie Harris Quotes. Use them as an inspiration.
Actors need steely determination. It’s a tough profession with plenty of knocks along the way. You have to be very determined and never take ‘no’ for an answer.
I think there’s nothing more amazing than helping people every day.
I think my roles have been wonderfully varied. Not one has been racially stereotypical, and I have purposely chosen them like that.
When you go somewhere like Kenya and you see how the children don’t have pencils and pens, and all of these things are considered luxuries, and what a privilege they see education as and how hungry they are to learn, I wanted to give my brother and sister long lectures. That definitely stayed with me.
I did not enjoy Cambridge. But I shouldn’t blame Cambridge alone. I wasn’t ready for university or for the wrench of leaving home. It was a big cultural shock.
I’m totally in love with Jane Austen and have always been in love with Jane Austen. I did my dissertation at university on black people in eighteenth-century Britain – so I’d love to do a Jane Austen-esque film but with black people.
The wonderful thing about drama school is that it stretches you in a way the industry doesn’t.
I like to believe that we all pray to the same god.
As a society we should be encouraging people out of the debt-culture mindset, not promoting it.