[re: Abraham Lincoln.] "For whatever reason, and I can't explain why - that moment at which one is drawn into the orbit, irrevocably, of a life. I felt the tug of that orbit. I didn't know why; I was quite alarmed by it..."
Being at the centre of a film is a burden one takes on with innocence—the first time. Thereafter, you take it on with trepidation.Daniel Day-lewis
The thing about performance, even if it’s only an illusion, is that it is a celebration of the fact that we do contain within ourselves infinite possibilities.Daniel Day-lewis