“What looks absolutely fabulous in rehearsal can fall flat in front of an audience. The audience dictates what you do or don’t change.”

Harvey Fierstein


“I grew up in a racially mixed neighborhood. So going over to friends’ houses for dinner.”

Justin Townes Earle


“An optimist is someone who gets treed by a lion but enjoys the scenery.”

Walter Winchell


“People say I’ve had brushes with the law. That’s not true. I’ve had brushes with overzealous prosecutors.”

Edwin Edwards