The multi-talented British superstar Idris Elba has been active in the industry for the past 25 years. A versatile thespian, he has portrayed a wide range of characters both on the stage and screen. Ambitious and innovative, he began his career as a disc jockey in the 1980s and later started using the moniker DJ Big Driis (or Big Driis the Londoner). He is widely considered to be a sex symbol, much to his own surprise. Besides acting and music, he is also passionate about motorcycles and sneakers. We have collected several of his quotes from various interviews, articles. speeches, and social media posts. Here are some of the things that he has to say on music, creativity, people, time, nature, success and character.