"When I was straight, I had the courage and energy to become an actress. I owe my career to my will to stop using."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Kirstie Alley on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Kirstie Alley on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Kirstie Alley on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Kirstie Alley on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Kirstie Alley on Ronald Reagan
"It's amazing how coke encompasses everything in your life. Addicts cannot confront life because they only think of their next hit. I ruined life for my parents, my sister and all my friends."
"I developed a nutty attitude where I'd think, If some guy really loves me he doesn't care if I'm fat. I'd come up with all these stupid reasons why it would be OK to be fat."
"I binge when I'm happy. When everything is going really well, every day is like I'm at a birthday party."
"When I see someone who is starved, they don't look alert. They don't have boundless energy. If you're too skinny, it looks like you're near death."
"Through history, people look for something spiritual. The greatest scientists in the world were men of religion and faith, too."