"What I hope in my ideal world is that with each project, I'll either get to work with a really great script that would force me to grow, or work with a really great actor who will make me better."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Laura Linney on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Laura Linney on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Laura Linney on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Laura Linney on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Laura Linney on Dalai Lama
"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."