Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don't know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!

-Anne Frank
Anne Frank

Bolkenstein, a Minister, was speaking on the Dutch programme from London, and he said that they ought to make a collection of diaries and letters after the war. Of course, they all made a rush at my diary immediately. Just imagine how interesting it would be if I were to publish a romance of the "Secret Annexe." The title alone would be enough to make people think it was a detective story.

Anne Frank
The weak fall, but the strong will remain and never go under!
Anne Frank

You can be lonely even when you are loved by many people, since you are still not anybody's one and only.

Anne Frank
I never utter my real feelings about anything. My lighter, superficial side will always be too quick for the deeper side of me, and that's why it always wins.
Anne Frank

I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.

Anne Frank
One must apply one's reason to everything here, learning to obey, to shut up, to help, to be good, to give in, and I don't know what else. I'm afraid I shall use up all my brains too quickly, and I haven't got so very many. Then I shall not have any left for when the war is over.
Anne Frank

He clings to his solitude, to his affected indifference and his grown-up ways, but it's just an act, so as never, never to show his real feelings.

Anne Frank
I want to go on living even after my death,And therefore I am grateful to GodFor giving this gift...Of expressing all that is in me.
Anne Frank

I'm sentimental--I know. I'm desperate and silly--I know that too. Oh, help me!

Anne Frank
Paper is more patient than man.