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Tom Hardy is an English actor and producer. He made his debut in Ridley Scott’s 2001 film Black Hawk Down and has since appeared in films such as Star Trek: Nemesis (2002), RocknRolla (2008), Bronson (2008), Inception (2010), The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) and Venom (2018). He has also starred in the television series This Is England 88 (2010) and Taboo (2017–present).

Here are the best Love, World quotes from Tom Hardy, and much more.


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About Tom Hardy

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15 September 1977

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Actor, Producer, Model

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Love is doing something you don’t want to do for someone you don’t particularly like at that moment. — Tom Hardy


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I hate publicists and publicity. But I love the people. — Tom Hardy

I love people. People are lovely creatures. I’m one myself, so I love to see people happy. — Tom Hardy

Once let a maiden admit the possibility of her being stricken with love for some one at a certain hour and place, and the thing is as good as done. — Thomas Hardy

i hate publicists and publicity but i love the people Tom Hardy quote

Love is an utterly bygone, sorry, worn–out, miserable thing with me–for him or anyone else. — Thomas Hardy

Love, though added emotion, is substracted capacity — Thomas Hardy

I shall do one thing in this life–one thing certain–that is, love you, and long for you, and keep wanting you till I die. — Thomas Hardy

I love dogs. Like, A LOT. They’re my favorite animal. Ever. — Tom Hardy

Well, these sad and hopeless obstacles are welcome in one sense, for they enable us to look with indifference upon the cruel satires that Fate loves to indulge in. — Thomas Hardy

i love people people are lovely creatures i m one myself so i love to see people happy Tom Hardy quote

I play Xbox. I have a little boy to look after. I have dogs. You know, I have things to do. I would love to be able to sit down and watch something like a movie. I watch my own movies because I have to. — Tom Hardy

You overrate my capacity of love. I don’t posess half the warmth of nature you believe me to have. An unprotected childhood in a cold world has beaten gentleness out of me. — Thomas Hardy

In the ill–judged execution of the well–judged plan of things the call seldom produces the comer, the man to love rarely coincides with the hour for loving — Thomas Hardy

It may have been observed that there is no regular path for getting out of love as there is for getting in. Some people look upon marriage as a short cut that way, but it has been known to fail. — Thomas Hardy

I wanted my dad to be proud of me, and I fell into acting because there wasn’t anything else I could do, and in it I found a discipline that I wanted to keep coming back to, that I love and I learn about every day. — Tom Hardy

All romances end at marriage. — Thomas Hardy


I had no immediate knowledge of the world of Batman at all. I’m quite incubated. I just keep myself to myself and my dog. — Tom Hardy

This is george’s world and he’s pushing the boundaries and endeavoring to grow it and develop more the world of the post apocalyptic landscape that it’s set in. — Tom Hardy

If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let him alone. — Thomas Hardy

Remember that the best and greatest among mankind are those who do themselves no worldly good. Every successful man is more or less a selfish man. The devoted fail… — Thomas Hardy

Inspiring Phrases From Tom Hardy

A strong woman who recklessly throws away her strength, she is worse than a weak woman who has never had any strength to throw away. — Thomas Hardy

It was terribly beautiful to Tess today, for since her eyes last fell upon it she had learnt that the serpent hisses where the sweet birds sing. — Thomas Hardy

Did it never strike your mind that what every woman says, some women may feel? — Thomas Hardy

Whatever character you play, remember they are always doing something they are not just talking. — Tom Hardy

I hate to be what is called a clever girl––there are too many of that sort now! — Thomas Hardy

I’m not a big guy anyway. I’m only, what, 150 pounds? I was 190 for ‘Batman,’ 179 for ‘Warrior.’ Films make you look big. — Tom Hardy

It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs. — Thomas Hardy

Various Statements From Tom Hardy

I am not a fool, you know, although I am a woman, and have my woman’s moments. — Thomas Hardy

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It appears that ordinary men take wives because possession is not possible without marriage, and that ordinary women accept husbands because marriage is not possible without possession — Thomas Hardy

I was a shameful suburban statistic. — Tom Hardy

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She was but a transient impression, half forgotten. — Thomas Hardy

Vanity is normal in performers. Does it bother other people? All the time. But nine times out of 10, that says more about them than you. — Tom Hardy

You have never loved me as I love you––never––never! Yours is not a passionate heart––your heart does not burn in a flame! You are, upon the whole, a sort of fay, or sprite––not a woman! — Thomas Hardy

I forgot the defective can be more than the whole — Thomas Hardy

More Phrases From Tom Hardy

When women are secret they are secret indeed; and more often then not they only begin to be secret with the advent of a second lover. — Thomas Hardy

i guess if i had fifty million dollars i could spend more time at home Tom Hardy quote

Why is it that a woman can see from a distance what a man cannot see close? — Thomas Hardy

You could sometimes see her twelfth year in her cheeks, or her ninth sparkling from her eyes; and even her fifth would flit over the curves of her mouth now and then. — Thomas Hardy

The beauty or ugliness of a character lay not only in its achievements, but in its aims and impulses; its true history lay, not among things done, but among things willed. — Thomas Hardy

The characters I’ve played have been mostly violent, and I’m so far from being violent or aggressive. I spend a lot of time watching ‘Fireman Sam’ with my three–year–old son Louis. — Tom Hardy

But some women only require an emergency to make them fit for one. — Thomas Hardy

I guess if I had fifty million dollars I could spend more time at home. — Tom Hardy

Deeper Quotes From Tom Hardy

Everybody must be managed. Queens must be managed. Kings must be managed, for men want managing almost as much as women, and that’s saying a good deal. — Thomas Hardy

You simply mean that you flirted outrageously with him, poor old chap, and then repented, and to make reparation, married him, though you tortured yourself to death by doing it. — Thomas Hardy

The business of the poet and the novelist is to show the sorriness underlying the grandest things and the grandeur underlying the sorriest things. — Thomas Hardy

Done because we are too many. — Thomas Hardy

O, how I wish I had never seen him! Loving is misery for women always. — Thomas Hardy

Ladies know what to guard against, because they read novels that tell them of these tricks… — Thomas Hardy

So each had a private little sun for her soul to bask in; some dream, some affection, some hobby, or at least some remote and distant hope…. — Thomas Hardy

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