"This house was our dream-the gardens, the study, even the swimming pool. Even though I can't see John when I wake up in the morning, I can always feel him here with me."
"Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend - or a meaningful day."Shirley Knight on Dalai Lama
"When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love."Shirley Knight on Marcus Aurelius
"Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening."Shirley Knight on Mahatma Gandhi
"If it's your job to eat a frog, it's best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it's your job to eat two frogs, it's best to eat the biggest one first."Shirley Knight on Mark Twain
"Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain... To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices - today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it."Shirley Knight on Kevyn Aucoin
"There are things that you cannot talk to your mother and father about, there are things that you cannot talk to your children about."
"My goal was not to be famous or rich but to be good at what I did. And that required going to New York and studying and working in the theater."
"I'm writing a book and working on my one-woman show, Learning To Be Human."
"The only people you can really share certain things with in secret are your girlfriends."