The Diary Of A Young Girl Quotes

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Anne Frank
“What's the point of the war? Why, oh why can't people live together peacefully? Why all this destruction?”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“Ordinary people don't know how much books can mean to someone who's cooped up.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“You only really get to know a person after a fight. Only then can you judge their true characters!”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“but I don't think building sand castles in the air is such a terrible thing to do, as long as you don't take ti too seriously.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“No, I'm not afraid, except when it comes to things about myself, but I'm working on that.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“I don't think my opinions are stupid but other people do, so it's better to keep them to myself.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“Why is England manufacturing bigger and better airplanes and bombs and at the same time churning out new houses for reconstruction? Why are millions spent on the war each day, while not a penny available for medical science, artists or the poor? Why do people have to starve when mountains of food are rotting away in other parts of the world? Oh, why are people so crazy?”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“Riches, prestige, everything can be lost. But the happiness in your own heart can only be dimmed; it will always be there, as long as you live, to make you happy again.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“I don't intend to shrink from the truth, because the longer it's postponed, the harder it will be for them to accept it when they do hear it!”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“No one must know that my heart and mind are constantly at war with each other. Up to know reason has always won the battle, but will my emotions get the upper hand? Sometimes I fear they will, but more often I actually hope they do!”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“People who are religious should be glad, since not everyone is blessed with the ability to believe in a higher order.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“I'm my best and harshest critic. I know what's good and what isn't.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“I found that it was easier to think up questions than to ask them.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“I hope I'm going to be a little like him, without having to go through what he has!”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
“All I think about when I'm with friends is having a good time. I can't bring myself to talk about anything but ordinary everyday things. We don't seem to be able to get any closer, and that's the problem. Maybe it's my fault that we don't confide in each other. In any case, that's just how things are, and unfortunately they're not liable to change.”
Anne Frank, The Diary of a Young Girl

“In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.”
- Anne Frank