"But, yeah, I'm really happy when I'm writing. When I'm being creative and when I have something that I can put down. You know, if you go out and you overhear a conversation or you have a thought, you have a receptacle to go home and say, 'Oh, this would be great in this script.' Your antenna's out in a different way, and I love that time."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Josh Radnor on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Josh Radnor on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Josh Radnor on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Josh Radnor on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Josh Radnor on Robert Frost
"To write a story about New York that only deals with people in your age and socioeconomic bracket, that feels dishonest to me. So much of New York comes from everyone bumping into each other."
"It never made sense to me that someone would achieve any kind of success in show business, only to become a jerk."
"Cynicism is kind of like folding your arms and stepping back and commenting on things, like the old guys in 'The Muppets,' just throwing out comments all the time, whereas there are other people on the ground really trying to affect things and improve their lives and the lives of other people. I think it's noble and I think it's cool."
"I haven't left the house without a packet of Kleenex in my back pocket for as long as I can remember. Whenever I start thinking I'm incredibly cool, the packet of Kleenex in my back pocket brings me right back down to earth."
"My whole thing is that I want to explore why you read books, what's the purpose of reading, and maybe that it's not that cool to hate something just because it's popular."