"When traveling with someone, take large does of patience and tolerance with your morning coffee."
"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."Helen Hayes 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."Helen Hayes on Robert H. Schuller
"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success."Helen Hayes on Napoleon Hill
"We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world."Helen Hayes on Helen Keller
"How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?"Helen Hayes on William Shakespeare
"Age is not important unless you're a cheese."
"People who refuse to rest honorably on their laurels when they reach retirement age seem very admirable to me."
"I cry out for order and find it only in art."
"Every human being on this earth is born with a tragedy, and it isn't original sin. He's born with the tragedy that he has to grow up... a lot of people don't have the courage to do it."
"The good die young but not always. The wicked prevail but not consistently. I am confused by life, and I feel safe within the confines of the theatre."