81 Memorable Quotes By Danielle Steel, The Author Of Safe Harbour
Danielle Steel is a novelist from the United States and is one of the most popular authors alive. Steel studied English at the New York University and even though she was married when she was only 18, she continued to work on her stories. Her very first novel, ‘Going Home’ was published in 1973 and she has not looked back since. Steel’s novels are primarily romances and thrillers involving rich families. Plenty of her novels have also been adapted for televisions shows and some of them have also gone onto becomes runaway successes. Steel is an author with that rare gift of knowing the pulses of her readers and it is no surprise that she continues to be one of the most popular authors. Here are some of the most memorable quotes from her life and works.
Life, a good life, a great life is about "Why not?" May we never forget it. Things work out the way they're meant to Sometimes, if you aren't sure about something, you just have to jump off the bridge and grow your wings on the way down. You see the magic in a fairy tale, you can face the future Sing Me no songs tell me no tales cry me no tears, but remember me kindly. You'd be surprised how fast things happen when the right man comes along. Lust is temporary, romance can be nice, but love is the most important thing of all. Because without Love, lust and romance will always be short-lived. Not everyone is meant to stay forever. .. that terrible feeling that you're not good enough to be loved by the people you love most, and eventually by anyone else. People do strange things sometimes, when they feel hopeless. Love is quite violent. It is so painful at times, so devastating. And there is nothing worse or better. We find the highs and lows equally unbearable. But then again, the absence of them is more so. Love is messy. If you really love someone, you can't avoid the pain. People die, people leave, things change, but sometimes it all works If it's meant to be, they'll find a way to make it work eventually. Never lose hope, and if you can, find the courage to love again. Long-distance relationships are another way of avoiding intimacy. No man can take your freedom from you. They can limit your mobility, but that's about all they can do He was gone, and she was broken hearted, that was all that mattered. Some things in life are worth waiting for. She didn't want to let go of him, or the baby, but sometimes life made you give up what you loved most. Sometimes life will make you give up what you love most. There was something much greater she needed to feed her soul, and perhaps one day soon she would go... Don't worry about it. The right thing will come at the right time. Love meant something to her, she dreamt of it, thought of it, wrote of it. It was the one thing in life that had eluded her completely. ...there were no guarantees in life, only promises and whispers. You don't need to show off your body to catch a boy's eye. You'd best learn that early on, or you'll be bringing home the worst sort of boy. Feelings aren't sensible. Sometimes you fall in love with people who don't make sense. And the ones who do make sense turn out to be the wrong ones. Nothing is forever, but there's a continuing stream of people who go through our lives and continue with us... Nothing just stops and stays... But it flows on... Like a river... Don't make decisions out of fear. They never get yo anywhere you want to go. ...But sometimes life made you give up what you loved most. Sometimes there were no compromises or bargains. You have more balls than a Christmas tree. This is fusion, when two people become one. They are so close and so well suited to each other that they blend together. They merge and can't live without each other after that. And the worst thing she had heard were the words he hadn't said, the fact that he hadn't loved her. ... It's hard to make changes. Things get so comfortable and you don't want to move. Maybe it would do you good to be a little uncomfortable for a while, and do something different... There was nothing you couldn't do if you wanted it bad enough, and were willing to work hard enough to get it. I don't need a man to be happy. I had a great one , that was good enough. I don't expect to find another one like him, and why settle for anything less? I'm going ot be perfectly content alone.--Marya I don't want to have to give up me, in order to be his. ...maybe some people just aren't meant to be in our lives forever. Maybe some people are just passing through... Sometimes, I think one should only live in the present. The past is only a heavy burden to carry with you. And yet… it’s so hard to let them go… to forget… to move ahead… If you let life pass you by now, it won't ever come back. You don't get another chance Her writing was her only escape, her only means of survival. It was a respite from a cruel world, despite seemingly comfortable surroundings. Not all forms of abuse leave bruises. It's like some people just come through our lives to bring us something, a gift, a blessing, a lesson we need to learn, and that's why they're here... We are always better than before when those we love inflict wounds upon us. There's a lid for every pot... You Just have to find yours. -Avery Victoria heard across the wedding reception dance floor "You're loveable"! When you can bring yourself to write about it one day, you will find it all less painful. It is a catharsis of sorts, but the process can be brutal. Don’t do it until you’re ready. For the moment, my life is a little schizophrenic. They just had to be patient. Destiny would bring them what they needed, yet again. You could never predict what would happen. There was an element of destiny in everything that one could never account for. What’s ready? Was Steinback ready? Hemingway? Shakespeare? Dickens? Jane Austen? They just did it, didn’t they? Who doesn't need hope in their lives: hope that something can change, that someone cares, that not only bad things happen unexpectedly but good things can happen to us too? But even she had figured out that there was no point giving up a great job and following him to the ends of the earth, when he simply refused to make any promises about, or even discuss, the future. You can have anything you want, if you go out and get it. If you claim it as your own. You have a right to it. Somehow you drift along on the river, and one day
you wake up and you’re someplace you don’t want to
be, with someone you realize you don’t know. I don't just want to catch some guy and have a bunch of kids. I want to make something of myself. Love is a shooting star that lands in your heart, and lives forever. I love you and I will until the end of time.And just as she said the words, two bright stars drifted past them overhead and disappeared into the night sky together… Nothing is irreversible except
dying. I'd love to be a writer one day She wasn't on heroin then, but she was a mess. I thought I was going to put Humpty Dumpty back together and turn her into a princess. Instead, she turned into scrambled eggs, and always was Actually, being married to me probably would be something of a joke . . . but yeah, I mean it. What do you think? Can a recovering alcoholic and a nun be happy together? Stay tuned. Everett thought about it for a minute before he answered. "I go on with my life. I keep coming to meetings. And I love her forever. Love is a shoot star that lands in your heart, and lives forever. A man who really likes you and cares about you won’t care about your weight one way or another. Five minutes …five days …and a lifetime forever changed in a single moment. Together they were more than they each were alone. They didn’t take away from each other, they added all that they were. Time she decorated the nursery in neutral I don't want to make a mistake and marry the wrong woman. I'd rather be alone. Smoke a cigar. Sophie had heard him come in and found him there. She was surprised he But neither of them seemed Life and death; A Gift of Hope, a memoir Yesterday's happenings are the reasons of Today's situation. Followed her outside, deeply moved. Anything interesting to save my life, just
Seemed silly to Faith. And offensive
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I never wanted to settle for ‘good enough.’ I wanted ‘great’ or nothing.
I had learned firsthand that tragedy and disappointment can strike any of us at any time.
Motherhood is not for the faint-hearted. Frogs, skinned knees, and the insults of teenage girls are not meant for the wimpy. That way, the models would be