"When I was 20, I thought I was 30 - but I was so far from it. When you're young, you want everything to happen now. As you mature, you can look back and see all the great things you achieved with time and patience."
"Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity."Elisha Cuthbert on Carl Jung
"Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come."Elisha Cuthbert on Robert H. Schuller
"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."Elisha Cuthbert on Napoleon Hill
"We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world."Elisha Cuthbert on Helen Keller
"How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?"Elisha Cuthbert on William Shakespeare
"It's amazing that for actors mostly, it's a risk to attach yourself to a film that you don't know whether or not it's going to even be made and if you sign on, in doing so, who else is going to be in the movie with you."
"Some of the things I've seen a lot of my female-actress friends who are relatively famous receive - I've seen some hideous things. Like some really, really bad things... like, the FBI should be contacted immediately."
"Celebrity or no celebrity, I think a lot of females deal with the fear of being abducted."
"There's nothing more romantic than Italian food."
"Life is funny and it is interesting how we make it as serious as possible."