Find the best quotes by Conor McPherson.
If I wasn’t plagued by needing to write things, that would perhaps be a blessing.
I’m living as an artist, and that’s a staggering feeling, it’s a total luxury. And because you have this amazing chance, with so much freedom,…
I’m not a good storyteller – I much prefer to be with people who are chatty, to have the luxury of listening.
I’m anxious about work, the future, friendships, past relationships… I’m just one of those people that, whatever I’m doing, it’s a big worry.
I just want the actors to put their faith in the language. Just let the words do the work.
I guess I’m attracted and repelled by isolation. It scares me. And it’s why I tend to write about older characters, too, because for them…
We know so little of the why, what the universe is, what infinity is. The veil around us is very fragile.
I have a theory about Ireland, being at the edge of Europe. For 1,000 years, people didn’t know what was beyond. But we thought about…
The young person isn’t certain that love can be real; the middle-aged man is only discovering that it is; and the older person seems so…
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