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Published on April 28th, 2013 | by Yellow Magpie


Dawn French Quotes: The Comedic Actresses Thoughts

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Here is Yellow Magpie’s pick of the very best Dawn French quotes.

‘There is a latent fairy in all women, but look how carefully we have to secrete her in order to be taken seriously. And fairies come in all shapes, colours, sizes and types, they don’t have to be fluffy. They can be demanding and furious if they like. They do, however, have to wear a tiara. That much is compulsory.’

‘It’s not that I don’t like my mum’s face; it’s just that it belongs on her, not me.’

‘It was my father who taught me to value myself. He told me that I was uncommonly beautiful and that I was the most precious thing in his life.’

‘If I had been around when Rubens was painting, I would have been revered as a fabulous model. Kate Moss? Well, she would have been the paintbrush.’

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‘I never do any television without chocolate. That’s my motto and I live by it. Quite often I write the scripts and I make sure there are chocolate scenes. Actually I’m a bit of a chocolate tart and will eat anything. It’s amazing I’m so slim.’

‘Turn up your radio. Watch lots of telly and eat loads of choc. Feel guilty. Stay up all night. Learn everything in six hours that has taken you two years to compile. That’s how I did it.’

‘It was fantastic to work in Cornwall partly because my family live there so I was able to do lots of visiting and eat lots of cake. They live all over Cornwall and all over Devon.’

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