"My husband Rhashan reminds me of my father because he's got great strength of character."
"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."Olivia Williams on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Olivia Williams 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."Olivia Williams on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Olivia Williams on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Olivia Williams on Ernest Hemingway
"My parents have always been cool. They even became surrogates to friends of mine who didn't have such supportive parents."
"My parents' long and happy marriage was a great ideal to live up to, but a tough one."
"The best Christmas present I got from my husband was a week to do whatever I wanted."