Phrase by 'Mary Tyler Moore'

Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  You , Courage , Pain , Brave


Sometimes you have to get to know someone really well to realize you're really strangers.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  You , Sometimes , Know , Strangers


There are two kinds of cloning right now. One is therapeutic cloning which is for coming up with cures for life threatening, really, really awful diseases. Then there is reproductive cloning, which is to make a human being out of your DNA and a donor egg.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  Life , Your , Human Being , Egg


You can't be brave if you've only had wonderful things happen to you.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  You , Happen , Brave , Things Happen


And I came close to losing a part of my foot on two occasions. I hope I'm consistently lucky and that the next time I develop a blister or step on something sharp, that I don't go as far as I did on those two times.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  Time , Losing , Hope , Step


I've always been independent. I've always had courage. But I didn't always own my diabetes.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  Always , Courage , Independent , Diabetes


There are certain things about me that I will never tell to anyone because I am a very private person. But basically, what you see is who I am. I'm independent, I do like to be liked, I do look for the good side of life and people. I'm positive, I'm disciplined, I like my life in order, and I'm neat as a pin.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  Life , Me , Good , Positive


I need insulin to stay alive. It's just therapy to keep going. What I can do is make sure that I keep my blood sugar down to a reasonable level. I can exercise, and I can eat properly. And insulin plays a very big part in that.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  Blood , Down , I Can , Keep Going


I just like the continue doing what I've been doing. A melange of funny, straight drama, television, movies, a little theater here and there wouldn't hurt. So if I can keep doing that, I'll be a very happy person.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  Happy , Movies , Funny , Hurt


I live in a kind of controlled awareness. I wouldn't call it fear, but it's an awareness. I know I have a responsibility to behave in a certain way. I'm able to do that.

Author: Mary Tyler Moore - American Actress
  Know , Responsibility , Way , Fear