"The more I get to do this character, the more I realize that she's not just annoying. It's that her strength is not interacting with people socially. She just doesn't have time because she has so much going on in her brain."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Mary Lynn Rajskub on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Mary Lynn Rajskub on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Mary Lynn Rajskub on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Mary Lynn Rajskub on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Mary Lynn Rajskub on Ernest Hemingway
"I like America. I think it's pretty cool."
"I told my agents that I didn't want to go on the audition. But as that was happening I called my mom, who has been watching the show from the beginning, and my mom said, 'It's the coolest show. You have to go.'"