"Traits like humility, courage, and empathy are easily overlooked - but it's immensely important to find them in your closest relationships."
"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."Laura Linney 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.'"Laura Linney 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."Laura Linney on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Laura Linney 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."Laura Linney on Ronald Reagan
"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."
"The thing about death is that it's honest."