"My father was so good-natured and had such a happy disposition. I've always confused him with Jimmy Stewart. So, think Jimmy Stewart. That's my dad."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Jane Pauley on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Jane Pauley on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Jane Pauley on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Jane Pauley on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Jane Pauley on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Your 40s are a major trough. About the age of 50, feelings of satisfaction begin to rebound and keep rising into your 50s, 60s and 70s, with health being a major factor."
"I came back to work when my children were two months old. At that early age, they seem to have little awareness of anybody but their Raggedy Ann dolls, so it wasn't a matter of them missing me. I was missing them."
"About the time I turned 50, I experienced the profound biological change that often accompanies women at that age. Also, I put two kids in college and lost both of my parents, so I'm no longer somebody's daughter."
"I envy people with dreams and passions, but I don't think that way. I still don't have a 'bliss' to follow. For people like me - I suspect that's most people - holding out for a 'dream' or a 'passion' is paralyzing. I just like having work I enjoy that feels meaningful. That's hard enough... but it's enough."
"My parents had an experience of life that is as opposite to mine as you can imagine."