I think quotes are very dangerous things.
It's not important to me that people understand me.
Clothes are such a strong part of who a human being is.
What I've tended to do is to use my own experiences to get into someone else's mind, like in Wuthering Heights.
For the last 12 years, I've felt really privileged to be living such a normal life. It's so a part of who I am.
My first Top of the Pops I didn't want to do. I was terrified. I'd never done television before. Seeing the video afterwards was like watching myself die.
I had friends but I was spending a great deal of my time alone and for me that was vital because there's an awful lot you learn about yourself when you're alone.
But I don't have a very good track record with royalty. My dress fell off in front of Prince Charles at the Prince's Trust, so I'm just living up to my reputation.
I've read a couple of things that I was sort of close to having a nervous breakdown. But I don't think I was. I was very, very tired. It was a really difficult time.