Running gave me a focus to start looking after myself to eat properly and focus on building up my strength.

Amanda Burton Strength Quote

But I didn’t really enjoy my secondary education that much probably because I am a very physical person and don’t enjoy sitting at a desk all day. I just dragged myself through GCSE and A Levels so it suited me very much to go on to drama school which was very active.

I was taught by my father. He was head of the primary school so I went to his school until I was 11 – I was the youngest of four daughters and we had all been taught by him. But I didn’t really enjoy my secondary education that much probably because I am a very physical person and don’t enjoy sitting at a desk all day.

Amanda Burton Education Quotes

What a stupid attitude we have in this country to personal stories.

Amanda Burton Attitude Quote