"I'm very concerned for the future of the earth and its amazing creatures. We've got to be careful and make sure we don't foul our own nest."
"Sometimes I think my husband is so amazing that I don't know why he's with me. I don't know whether I'm good enough. But if I make him happy, then I'm everything I want to be."John Lithgow on Angelina Jolie
"If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results."John Lithgow on George S. Patton
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."John Lithgow on Harry S. Truman
"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."John Lithgow on Les Brown
"Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."John Lithgow on Conan O'Brien
"I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to my wife."
"Everybody's a dreamer."
"I have a lot of faith in people."
"Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor."