"I joke around a lot about the manic times because they're funny. We manics do outrageous things and it is part of our colorful nature."
"A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man."Patty Duke on Lana Turner
"I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade... And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party."Patty Duke on Ron White
"A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice."Patty Duke on Bill Cosby
"Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes."Patty Duke on Jim Carrey
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."Patty Duke on Elbert Hubbard
"For the first time, I lived alone... in a luxury apartment on Sunset Strip. For a few days I loved the idea, but I got lonely and restless."
"I never did quite fit the glamour mode. It is life with my husband and family that is my high now."
"I have been afraid all my life that I am going to die. All my life it has been stuffed in my imagination."
"I think my real depressions started when I was about 16 and doing The Patty Duke Show. I would go to bed at about 10 o'clock on a Friday night and not get up again until 6:30 Monday morning."
"Human beings have speculated about the relationship between inspiration and insanity for centuries."