Viola Davis Quotes & Sayings

20 most famous Viola Davis quotes and sayings. These are the first 10 quotes we have for her. She's a 51 year old American actress born on Aug 11, 1965.

Viola Davis Quotes
“We grew up in abject poverty. Acting, writing scripts and skits were a way of escaping our environment at a very young age.”
Viola Davis Quotes
“Can I just tell you, I think it's the most beautiful thing about young people today, it gives me so much hope for the future, that they don't really recognize race the way my generation does.”
Viola Davis Quotes
“Sometimes you see how humanity can rise above any kind of cultural ills and hate that a person's capacity to love and communicate and forgive can be bigger than anything else.”
Viola Davis Quotes
“I love Wal-Mart. You can put that down. I love Wal-Mart. My husband and I hang out there.”
Viola Davis Quotes
“In life, you know, they do this in focus groups; if you were in such and such circumstance, what would you do? Well, you never know what you're going do unless you're faced with it.”
“I do believe that there are African Americans who have thick accents. My mom has a thick accent; my relatives have thick accents. But sometimes you have to adjust when you go into the world of film, TV, theatre, in order to make it accessible to people.”
“Tyler Perry's 'Madea Goes to Jail!' Which, I have to tell you, of everything that I've ever done in my career, that's the only thing that's perked up the ears of my nieces and nephews. That is it, that's done it for them. That made me a bona fide star in their eyes!”
Viola Davis Quotes
“Well, first of all, you read the script a million times. Because what the script gives you are given circumstances. Given circumstances are all the facts of your character.”
“Your internal dialogue has got to be different from what you say. And, you know, in film, hopefully that registers and speaks volumes. It's always the unspoken word and what's happening behind someone's eyes that makes it so rich.”
“And that's what people want to see when they go to the theater. I believe at the end of the day, they want to see themselves - parts of their lives they can recognize. And I feel if I can achieve that, it's pretty spectacular.”

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