"I do think musical-theater actors can get a bad rap, and I see why. There is a certain slickness - there's nothing better than an amazing musical, but an okay musical can be one of the worst times you've ever had."
"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."Laura Benanti on Angelina Jolie
"If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results."Laura Benanti on George S. Patton
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."Laura Benanti 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."Laura Benanti 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."Laura Benanti on Conan O'Brien
"I think that every therapist that I know, including my dad and my sister, have their own issues. But that empathy is what makes them good at their job."
"My mother was an actress and my voice teacher, an incredible voice teacher. My biological father is an actor, and my stepfather, who raised me along with my mother, is a psychotherapist. I was always supported in creative ventures."