Mary Martin describes how an Episcopalian minister and a school teacher gave her the encouragement she needed to build integrity and to pursue her dreams of acting, and recounts an experience in which she lost her voice, but found the strength to recover in a matter of days in time for a major performance, despite some doctor's predictions. Audio also contains advertisement for "This I Believe" book.
Lee Jackson describes his love of painting, and how he found encouragement to pursue that love despite lack of recognition or finances in the early days of his career.
Remsen Bird explains that though there are many problems in the world which challenge his convictions, he nevertheless believes that God brings truth, beauty, and righteousness into the world, acting through those individuals who show love and care for others.
Interviewed in Oxford, United Kingdom by Kris Manjapra