"We live in an age of mediocrity." - Lauren Bacall

In the beginning, her gayness was what got her imprisoned at Briarcliff. Sister Jude was able to keep her there by threatening to out her love of Wendy, and that was a very serious, real threat… I liked that it was absolutely 100 percent of who she was, but it was not something that she was going to let stand in the way of everything she was trying to accomplish in her life. - Sarah Paulson

"She is shy and witty, she is nobody’s fool, she is a brilliant actress, she is beautiful beyond the dreams of pornography, she can be arrogant and willful, she is clement and loving, Dulcis Imperatrix, she is Sunday’s child, she can tolerate my impossibilities and my drunkenness, she is an ache in the stomach when I am away from her, and she loves me!”