"I never did quite fit the glamour mode. It is life with my husband and family that is my high now."
"I'll never stop dreaming that one day we can be a real family, together, all of us laughing and talking, loving and understanding, not looking at the past but only to the future."Patty Duke on LaToya Jackson
"If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher."Patty Duke on Abdul Kalam
"Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten."Patty Duke on David Ogden Stiers
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."Patty Duke on Charles Kuralt
"Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship."Patty Duke on Margaret Mead
"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 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."
"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."