I came from rather humble beginnings.— Teresa Palmer
The most seductive Teresa Palmer quotes that will activate your inner potential
I think Aussies try to stay humble.
Life is way too short to be focused on scales, weight and cellulite.
If you can look in the mirror and know that you're a beautiful, loving, friendly person who's good to people, that'll ultimately make you shine on the outside.
I'm a workaholic, I always try to fill my time with projects.
As actors we give so much of ourselves away so I like to keep my personal life to myself.
I was so dorky up until I was about 14 or 15 and started to get a little bit cooler, but I was a socks and sandals girl. I would wear big frilly socks with sandals and all the kids would tease me.
I haven't met everyone from all different cultures, but I do know Aussies are very tough.
I had the best of both worlds when I was a kid.
I'd spend a quiet week with my mum, then I'd go to my dad's property in the Adelaide Hills, where there were all these kids and animals running around.
I know my parents are really proud of me, and they think I've become successful, so that's nice, but there's still so much I want to achieve in my life.
I'd always dreamt of acting but, in Adelaide, we don't have exposure to the opportunities that make stardom a possibility.
I think that Americans find the Australian humour and the energy of Australians very refreshing - we are quite self-deprecating, we're light-hearted and can have a laugh.
I love to challenge myself.
If you are having fun on screen, it shows.
I always have those feelings - lucky and blessed - and I don't know if they'll ever go away. I really hope they don't, as I think it keeps you grounded. That's how I feel about every film I do.
I think, for me anyway, music and film is where you can really transport yourself to another universe.
I'm not really sure what the psychology is, but for me, I'm interested in it because it's such a juxtaposition to what is going on in my life with a newborn, as you can see. So because of that juxtaposition I'm really fascinated by it, but I'm equally terrified by it, and I think that diving in it makes me feel safer as a woman and a mother for some reason.
I love zombie films like Danny Boyle's '28 Days Later' - I thought it was so brilliantly done and so grounded in reality. I was definitely thrust into the zombie world watching that film.
Kids are really cruel.
I can walk around relatively anonymously.
My parents don't really watch movies at all.
I love being able to help and encourage my friends and I try to inspire them as they do me.
If you're being true to who you are, and the things you believe in, that is so attractive to me.
I was thrown in the deep end at 18 when I got cast in a movie that I didn't audition for. The director just sort of found me and put me in a film, so the decision was really made for me.
I have to not take myself too seriously and I have to realise that if it is meant to be, it will be.
I do like fantasy films.
When I did my first film I kind of fell into it.
I got cast in this movie called 2:37... the director, Murali K Thalluri, basically saw me and said: "I'm going to put you in this movie." And that week I felt like a void had been filled. I was so in my element. I was thrown in at the deep end.
I'm very much into animal welfare.
I've been incredibly blessed.
I do feel incredibly blessed in my life.
I've been given amazing opportunities in my life and even when I'm tired, like right now, I try not to lose sight of all the blessings in my life. I'm enjoying it. It's what I've always dreamed of doing. I don't know if I'll ever get to the point in my life where I feel like 'I've made it'. But right now I'm happy with where things are at and hopefully it will continue to grow.
The nerds are my favourite sort of boys - any guy with a passion - whether it be physics or film or writing or poetry even, I think it's super sweet and it's very attractive for a female.
In real life, I'm always in tracksuits, and I never wear makeup.
As for myself, I'm attracted to venture into places with peeling paint, and areas that are crumbling a little bit. It makes sense because we've already established the photography focusing on architecture, even if it looks incorrect, there's something appealing about entering that.
There aren't a lot of movie star males around my age that I can play opposite.
I'm a sucker for, like, an endearing man who's like standing in his authentic self.
As a producer you have creative control, and that's what is so exciting about it. At the end of the day, if you have made a film it's totally your responsibility, and if it works it's your responsibility and if it doesn't it's also your responsibility.
I can't speak for anyone else, but in my case, I sort of fell into acting.