Penelope Cruz Quotes
If I read a script and the subject stays with me – then that’s when I want to go to work. Before, I was very addicted to being on set, and I was doing three or four movies a year for many years. Now, fortunately, I can go to work only when I am passionate about a project, and the rest of the time, I can live my life. I’m not interested in doing movies just as a marathon. When I go to work now, I have much more to give. But the other way, you get empty.
I really think insecurity is something that comes with being an actor – I don’t know actors who aren’t insecure. I do think I kind of lie to myself – there is a percentage of ego involved. And I don’t say that’s a bad thing – it’s good to know that it’s there whether we like it or not. But ego is like a lion that we have to keep under control.