"You're always close and you never get that big romantic lead."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Patricia Clarkson on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Patricia Clarkson on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Patricia Clarkson on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Patricia Clarkson on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Patricia Clarkson on Fran Lebowitz
"I think it would be hard to go the distance in this business without a sense of humor."