Quotes by: Ben Kingsley

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Sir
Ben Kingsley
Kingsley at Sundance UK Film Festival Reception 2012
Born Krishna Bhanji[1]
(1943-12-31) 31 December 1943 (age 73) [2]
Snainton, North Riding of Yorkshire, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 1966–present
Spouse(s)
Angela Morant (1966–1976) Alison Sutcliffe (1978–1992) Alexandra Christmann (2003–2005) Daniela Lavender (2007–present)
Children 4; including Ferdinand Kingsley

I'm very in love with the fact that the camera is revolted by acting and loves behaviour.
Ben Kingsley
When Attenborough asked me to do Gandhi it was almost like stepping off one boat and stepping on to another, even though both boats are going at 60 miles per hour.
Ben Kingsley
If your best friend has stolen your girlfriend, it does become life and death.
Ben Kingsley
I honestly have no strategy whatsoever. I'm waiting for that script to pop through the letterbox and completely surprise me.
Ben Kingsley
I think that most actors, and they're a very strange lot actors, very strange people, but I think that they attempt to keep in touch with the child.
Ben Kingsley
That hunger of the flesh, that longing for ease, that terror of incarceration, that insistence on tribal honour being obeyed: all of that exists, and it exists everywhere.
Ben Kingsley
I'm convinced that had I not changed my name, I don't think I would have had quite the same career curve that I eventually had.
Ben Kingsley
There have not been any troughs as regards my work. There's never been a trough of my assurance.
Ben Kingsley
Somewhere in your career, your work changes. It becomes less anal, less careful and more spontaneous, more to do with the information that your soul carries.
Ben Kingsley
I've never had to turn my hand to anything for monetary gain, other than pretending to be somebody else. I'm deeply fortunate.
Ben Kingsley
I think that various styles and methods and approaches are an invention of people who don't understand the process of acting and who try very hard to label things.
Ben Kingsley
As a singer, I might have fallen among thieves. I wonder if I'd still be alive by now.
Ben Kingsley
When you drop your guard in films, the acting process compensates. You get lazy and you start acting.
Ben Kingsley
It is better for me to serve a charity as an actor or a voice, rather than at a luncheon being just a celebrity.
Ben Kingsley
The camera does not like acting. The camera is only interested in filming behaviour. So you damn well learn your lines until you know them inside out, while standing on your head!
Ben Kingsley
But filming is good for you, because the crew isn't allowed to laugh. You can't get addicted to getting the laugh.
Ben Kingsley
I think that you can fall into bad habits with comedy... It's a tightrope to stay true to the character, true to the irony, and allow the irony to happen.
Ben Kingsley
If your best friend has stolen your girlfriend, it does become life and death.
Ben Kingsley
There is so much to do on a film set. It is an extraordinarily invigorating and wonderful place to be, when things are running well.
Ben Kingsley
I think if I were to go back on stage I might be in great danger of acting.
Ben Kingsley
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