I first met her at a Sopranos premiere. Somebody was behind me and said, “I think you’re wonderful”. I turned around and looked down and said thank you and turned back around and I heard “Don’t condescend to me, you son of a bitch!” I looked at this little, beautiful lady and she gave me some diatribe about something and I immediately fell in love with her.

- James Gandolfini on Elaine Stritch