"Young people can get very discouraged and get hooked on drugs or on alcohol because of problems they perceive as insurmountable. It is important that they realize a mistake need not ruin their future, but they must also know that not everything in life is a bed of roses."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Maureen Forrester on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Maureen Forrester on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Maureen Forrester on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Maureen Forrester on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Maureen Forrester on William Shakespeare
"I thought I should go to New York because it was the place to go to study. I went and tried to get an application from the Juilliard School but they wouldn't even give me one because I didn't have my high school graduation."