"When I did the film Generations, in which the character died, I felt like a guest for the first time. That made me very sad."
"When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."William Shatner on Khalil Gibran
"Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad."William Shatner on Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers."William Shatner on Helen Keller
"If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough."William Shatner on Audrey Hepburn
"Sadness is but a wall between two gardens."William Shatner on Khalil Gibran
"Writing is truly a creative art - putting word to a blank piece of paper and ending up with a full-fledged story rife with character and plot."
"Every piece of entertainment is made with the idea that 'This is going to be terrific' and 'This is the best thing I've ever done' and then it hits the public and then the public tells you whether it's good or bad."
"You and I and everybody in show business and the entertainment industry fly by the seat of our pants. We don't know quite what is going to happen."
"Although I'm a business major out of McGill University, I know nothing... but then I found out much later in life, nobody knows anything."
"No, I don't regret anything at this point. That may change on the next phone call, but at the moment I don't regret anything."