So nevertheless, what I’m saying is that what one is – one’s parameters are constantly narrowed by one’s success, and my desire is to widen my field even if I risk failure.Jeremy Irons
So the better my partner or my opposition, however you like to think about it, the better my game.Jeremy Irons
The danger of dioxins in our environment, our food chain, and our bodies is difficult to illustrate, since they are not visible to the naked eye. My time in Vietnam allowed me to see the result of large quantities of them and therefore understand better the insidiousness of the smaller quantities that have found their way into our lives and bodies.Jeremy Irons
The film business has changed hugely. You seem to spend about 30 per cent of the time producing the films and 70 per cent talking about it.Jeremy Irons
The sad thing about any business I suppose, but in mine you see it particularly, is that you’re always asked to do what you’ve already done.Jeremy Irons
What I try to do as an actor is constantly find that, find ways to risk, find opportunities to fall on my face if it’s going to be worth it, and then maybe I’ll surprise myself.Jeremy Irons
When I’m not working, I don’t mix with actors, really. I have about two or three friends from theater school, and we call each other and meet. But in the main, no. I’m more happy with musicians or horse riders or sailors.Jeremy Irons
You ask my wife or my two sons, and they’ll tell you that I ain’t free with the money.Jeremy Irons
You can be in love and raise a family wonderfully by not being married, but actually, marriage does give us a strength, because it’s quite hard to get out of, and so it makes us fight more to keep it together. If divorce becomes dead easy – which it sort of has – then we don’t have that backup. Because, for everybody, relationships are hard.Jeremy Irons
Who is Jeremy Irons?
Jeremy John Irons is an actor and campaigner from England. Irons began his acting career on stage in 1969, after completing classical training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.