It's a very tough time for the playwright. Broadway has become almost a musical comedy theme park with all these long-running shows.
Quote by John Lithgow
John Lithgow Quotes
Look at the darkest hit musicals - Cabaret, West Side Story, Carousel - they are...
When you end a successful sitcom, the most sensible thing to do is go back...
If it's well written and well directed and you've got good actors to work with,...
Take care, be kind, be considerate of other people and other species, and be loving.
I can't imagine doing an hour-long dramatic series because it's so much work. A sitcom...
There's nothing like spending an evening with an audience every night.
I keep looking for things I haven't done yet.
I never get tired of hearing compliments.
What you aspire to on a sitcom is the feeling of live comedy.
For me, working on stage is much more exhausting than all the other mediums, but...
I'd sleep under a Vermeer.
I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to...
I was in 20 Shakespearean plays by the time I was 20.
Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx, just...
Everybody's a dreamer.
I gave up shame a long time ago.
I have a lot of faith in people.
In animation, there's this exhilarating moment of discovery when you see the film and you...
Time sneaks up on you like a windshield on a bug.
I find I have to walk a little faster in public these days, but it's...