If I’m King, where’s my power? Can I form a government? Can I levy a tax, declare a war? No! And yet I am the seat of all authority. Why? Because the nation believes that when I speak, I speak for them. But I can’t speak.
“I think everything in life is art. What you do. How you dress. The way you love someone, and how you talk. Your smile and your personality. What you believe in, and all your dreams. The way you drink your tea. How you decorate your home. Or party. Your grocery list. The food you make. How your writing looks. And the way you feel. Life is art.” ― Helena Bonham Carter
“The advert has a picture of me in a period costume”, she says. “And a picture of me as a modern woman. It says,‘I am what I am. I’m not how others perceive me.’So I’m exploiting the misconceptions. For once, I’m making a lot money from them.”