Saskia de Brauw quotes

  • Hedi Slimane told me I was boyish in his eyes. For him femininity and masculinity are the same thing, the difference is not so interesting, he said.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

    #Eye #Differences #Interesting

  • I remember as a teen being able to eat more than my father. I was growing so fast and my body couldn’t keep up.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

    #Father #Body #Able

  • The travel, the amazing work I have had the chance to do, the meetings with different people are all very inspiring and give me lots of positive energy.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

    #People #Giving #Positive Energy

  • I am far from perfect, but I have something else. I heard that people in the industry are longing for more personality and diversity. Perhaps I am more a 'character' than a model.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

    #Character #Perfect #Diversity

  • I never had worked in high fashion before, had never experienced it when I was a model before. I appreciate it, being able to work with such talented people; it feels like a gift now. I think for everyone everything happens at the right time, and this is my time.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

    #Fashion #Thinking #Appreciate

  • Being perceived as a guy is nothing new or complicated to me. It is what it is.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

    #Guy #Complicated

  • I've been 6 ft. 2 ins. since I was 13.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

  • I see myself as quite feminine. But many people seem to think differently about that; sometimes people mistake me for a man. In Paris I often hear 'bonjour monsieur'.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

    #Mistake #Men #Thinking

  • When you have to do all the more crappy jobs before, you appreciate all the good work that comes out of that. There are many girls who immediately have a top model career, and there are lots of models who are doing things that aren't as exciting as doing big campaigns and beautiful magazines.
    -- Saskia de Brauw

    #Beautiful #Girl #Jobs

  • Order, thou eye of action.

  • The chief difference between horror fans and science fiction fans lies in why they won't walk backwards. A horror fan won't walk backwards because he knows he'll be knifed by a madman. A science fiction fan won't walk backwards because he knows he'll step on the cat.

  • Tragedy is the difference between what is and what could have been.

  • The purpose of life is to amount to something and have it make some difference that you lived at all.

  • I got drunk in Canada. I was there for 2 days but I was drunk there for 4 days. I don't know how it worked. I guess it was with the time difference or something.

  • Actors, we like stories, we like storytelling, we love being a part of the story, and if you give us a story that's interesting then we'll want to do it.

  • Typecasting is an interesting thing because, in a way, if you're good at something, you're going to work at that thing. In other ways, you constantly have to change people's opinion of you as one thing, especially if you want to play different roles. You have to shatter that image sometimes.

  • I'm always looking, as an actor, for activities. I think it's far more interesting to watch what people do than what they say. You always want to watch behavior, because the dialogue as written by our illustrious leaders is great. Eminently playable.

  • Yeah, I think speculation keeps things really interesting.

  • Memory only becomes interesting through its struggle with forgetfulness.