Ry Russo-Young quotes

  • It's very rare in our lives that we're like "Ooh, I'm going to really screw this family up." You just don't. You work from a place of need, like I want to finish this movie or I want to feel loved at that moment or I need empathy right now. And then, you do things that are questionable.
    -- Ry Russo-Young

    #Empathy #Needs #Want

  • When you're not confident as a young woman in saying "no" or even saying "yes" necessarily, you don't know which one you're more afraid of in some way. That happens a lot.
    -- Ry Russo-Young

    #Saying Yes #Way #Saying No

  • I don't like to talk about things until I'm on set shooting them because it doesn't feel real.
    -- Ry Russo-Young

    #Real #Shooting #Feels

  • What we need in medical schools is not to teach empathy, as much as to preserve it - the process of learning huge volumes of information about disease, of learning a specialized language, can ironically make one lose sight of the patient one came to serve; empathy can be replaced by cynicism.

  • The youngest children have a great capacity for empathy and altruism. There's a recent study that shows even 14-month-olds will climb across a bunch of cushions and go across a room to give you a pen if you drop one.

  • Art is food for the soul, and an artistic climate is a healthy climate because it breeds empathy.

  • If you are walking with Jesus, in the Spirit, you need not fear going too far. No believer has gone as far as God wants him to go

  • The greatest need of our age and of every age, the greatest need of every human heart, is to know the resources and sufficiency of God.

  • A diary need not be a dreary chronicle of one's movements; it should aim rather at giving salient account of some particular episode, a walk, a book, a conversation.

  • Readjusting is a painful process, but most of us need it at one time or another.

  • Innovation is hard because solving problems people didn't know they had & building something no one needs look identical at first.

  • There are certain things I want to keep to me. I don't discuss my private life.

  • You have to love what you do to want to do it everyday.