"I'd like to think Helen very much understood what it was to be disadvantaged in the medical field. And that that was something that she never let dictate her choices."
"I'm not feeling very well - I need a doctor immediately. Ring the nearest golf course."Mary Stuart Masterson on Groucho Marx
"A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running."Mary Stuart Masterson on Groucho Marx
"Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died."Mary Stuart Masterson on Erma Bombeck
"They certainly give very strange names to diseases."Mary Stuart Masterson on Plato
"Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club. You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it."Mary Stuart Masterson on Erma Bombeck
"Just the actual physical ability to hold four instruments simultaneously and do some of the things that Vivien was able to do is mind blowing to any surgeon. He never went to medical school and he became one of the great teachers of medicine himself, people are just amazed."
"The fact that he didn't get credit for a while is more the story of social injustice. But his own spirit wasn't driven by that, and wasn't dependent upon that. He just wished he had the cash to go to medical school."