"I enjoy learning about different periods and people, and then taking what's universal about the human condition and seeing where it matches up. No matter where you are, certain things unite everybody."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Laura Linney on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Laura Linney on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Laura Linney on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Laura Linney on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Laura Linney on Earl Nightingale
"I'm not someone who likes to have my picture taken, let alone see it plastered all over the place."
"The goal seems to me at times just to be business first."
"People's view of cancer will change when they have their own relationship with cancer, which everyone will, at some point."
"I believe that no matter what you do in life, if you learn the basics through theater, it will help you in everything else - problem solving, communication, discipline, all of that stuff."
"Traits like humility, courage, and empathy are easily overlooked - but it's immensely important to find them in your closest relationships."