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Maureen Stapleton

  • Statistically, it would be insanity to go into the theatre for money. According to the statistics, you should just stay home. The odds are just incredible.

    • Maureen Stapleton,
    • in Lewis Funke and John E. Booth, Actors Talk About Acting ()
  • [Academy Award acceptance speech:] I want to thank Troy, New York, my children, my family, my friends, and everybody I ever met in my entire life.

    • Maureen Stapleton,
    • in Maureen Stapleton and Jane Scovell, A Hell of a Life ()

Maureen Stapleton, U.S. actor

(1925 - 2006)