"Just because you're not famous, doesn't mean you're not good."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Laura Linney on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Laura Linney on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Laura Linney on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Laura Linney on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Laura Linney on Ambrose Bierce
"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."