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Memorable quotes by Danielle Steel on love, passion, life, future and other things.

81 Memorable Quotes By Danielle Steel, The Author Of Safe Harbour

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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.

- Happy Birthday, Danielle Steel

Things work out the way they're meant to

- No Greater Love, Danielle Steel

Sometimes, if you aren't sure about something, you just have to jump off the bridge and grow your wings on the way down.

- Danielle Steel

You see the magic in a fairy tale, you can face the future

- Danielle Steel

Sing Me no songs tell me no tales cry me no tears, but remember me kindly.

- Danielle Steel

You'd be surprised how fast things happen when the right man comes along.

- The Wedding, Danielle Steel

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.

- Danielle Steel

Not everyone is meant to stay forever.

- The Gift, Danielle Steel

.. that terrible feeling that you're not good enough to be loved by the people you love most, and eventually by anyone else.

- Big Girl, Danielle Steel

People do strange things sometimes, when they feel hopeless.

- Danielle Steel

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.

- Danielle Steel

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

- Friends Forever, Danielle Steel

If it's meant to be, they'll find a way to make it work eventually.

- Danielle Steel

Never lose hope, and if you can, find the courage to love again.

- Five Days in Paris, Danielle Steel

Long-distance relationships are another way of avoiding intimacy.

- The Wedding, Danielle Steel

No man can take your freedom from you. They can limit your mobility, but that's about all they can do

- Danielle Steel

He was gone, and she was broken hearted, that was all that mattered.

- Danielle Steel

Some things in life are worth waiting for.

- Danielle Steel

She didn't want to let go of him, or the baby, but sometimes life made you give up what you loved most.

- The Gift, Danielle Steel

Sometimes life will make you give up what you love most.

- Danielle Steel

There was something much greater she needed to feed her soul, and perhaps one day soon she would go...

- Wanderlust, Danielle Steel

Don't worry about it. The right thing will come at the right time.

- Until the End of Time, Danielle Steel

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.

- Danielle Steel

...there were no guarantees in life, only promises and whispers.

- Danielle Steel

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.

- Danielle Steel

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.

- Legacy, Danielle Steel

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...

- Danielle Steel

Don't make decisions out of fear. They never get yo anywhere you want to go.

- Malice, Danielle Steel

...But sometimes life made you give up what you loved most. Sometimes there were no compromises or bargains.

- Danielle Steel

You have more balls than a Christmas tree.

- Danielle Steel

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.

- Danielle Steel

And the worst thing she had heard were the words he hadn't said, the fact that he hadn't loved her.

- The Wedding, Danielle Steel

... 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...

- Legacy, Danielle Steel

There was nothing you couldn't do if you wanted it bad enough, and were willing to work hard enough to get it.

- Danielle Steel

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

- Danielle Steel

I don't want to have to give up me, in order to be his.

- Second Chance, Danielle Steel

...maybe some people just aren't meant to be in our lives forever. Maybe some people are just passing through...

- Danielle Steel

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…

- Zoya, Danielle Steel

If you let life pass you by now, it won't ever come back. You don't get another chance

- Friends Forever, Danielle Steel

Her writing was her only escape, her only means of survival. It was a respite from a cruel world, despite seemingly comfortable surroundings.

- Danielle Steel

Not all forms of abuse leave bruises.

- Danielle Steel

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...

- Danielle Steel

We are always better than before when those we love inflict wounds upon us.

- Danielle Steel

There's a lid for every pot... You Just have to find yours. -Avery

- 44 Charles Street, Danielle Steel

Victoria heard across the wedding reception dance floor "You're loveable"!

- Big Girl, Danielle Steel

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.

- Danielle Steel

For the moment, my life is a little schizophrenic.

- The Wedding, Danielle Steel

They just had to be patient. Destiny would bring them what they needed, yet again.

- Until the End of Time, Danielle Steel

You could never predict what would happen. There was an element of destiny in everything that one could never account for.

- Legacy, Danielle Steel

What’s ready? Was Steinback ready? Hemingway? Shakespeare? Dickens? Jane Austen? They just did it, didn’t they?

- Danielle Steel

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?

- Danielle Steel

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.

- The Wedding, Danielle Steel

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.

- Friends Forever, Danielle Steel

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.

- Danielle Steel

I don't just want to catch some guy and have a bunch of kids. I want to make something of myself.

- Danielle Steel

Love is a shooting star that lands in your heart, and lives forever.

- Until the End of Time, Danielle Steel

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…

- Until the End of Time, Danielle Steel

Nothing is irreversible except dying.

- Legacy, Danielle Steel

I'd love to be a writer one day

- Echoes, Danielle Steel

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

- 44 Charles Street, Danielle Steel

Actually, being married to me probably would be something of a joke . . . but yeah, I mean it. What do you think?

- The Wedding, Danielle Steel

Can a recovering alcoholic and a nun be happy together? Stay tuned.

- Amazing Grace, Danielle Steel

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.

- Amazing Grace, Danielle Steel

Love is a shoot star that lands in your heart, and lives forever.

- Until the End of Time, Danielle Steel

A man who really likes you and cares about you won’t care about your weight one way or another.

- Big Girl, Danielle Steel

Five minutes …five days …and a lifetime forever changed in a single moment.

- Five Days in Paris, Danielle Steel

Together they were more than they each were alone. They didn’t take away from each other, they added all that they were.

- Big Girl, Danielle Steel

Time she decorated the nursery in neutral

- Big Girl, Danielle Steel

I don't want to make a mistake and marry the wrong woman. I'd rather be alone.

- Echoes, Danielle Steel

Smoke a cigar. Sophie had heard him come in and found him there. She was surprised he

- The Kiss, Danielle Steel

But neither of them seemed

- The Kiss, Danielle Steel

Life and death; A Gift of Hope, a memoir

- Power Play, Danielle Steel

Yesterday's happenings are the reasons of Today's situation.

- Danielle Steel

Followed her outside, deeply moved.

- Answered Prayers, Danielle Steel

Anything interesting to save my life, just

- Power Play, Danielle Steel

Seemed silly to Faith. And offensive

- Answered Prayers, Danielle Steel

All rights reserved. No part of this book may

- Lightning, Danielle Steel

I never wanted to settle for ‘good enough.’ I wanted ‘great’ or nothing.

- Country, Danielle Steel

I had learned firsthand that tragedy and disappointment can strike any of us at any time.

- A Gift of Hope, Danielle Steel

Motherhood is not for the faint-hearted. Frogs, skinned knees, and the insults of teenage girls are not meant for the wimpy.

- Danielle Steel

That way, the models would be

- First Sight, Danielle Steel