Perhaps we're too embarrassed to change or too frightened of the consequences of showing that we actually care. But why not risk it anyway? Begin today. Carry out a random act of seemingly senseless kindness, with no expectation of reward or punishment, safe in the knowledge that one day, someone somewhere might do the same for you.— Princess Diana
The most glamorous Princess Diana quotes that may be undiscovered and unusual
A mother's arms are more comforting than anyone else's.
Nothing brings me more happiness than trying to help the most vulnerable people in society. It is a goal and an essential part of my life - a kind of destiny. Whoever is in distress can call on me. I will come running wherever they are.
I wear my heart on my sleeve.
Carry out a randon act of kindness, with no expectations of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.
I knew what my job was; it was to go out and meet the people and love them.
Only do what your heart tells you.
I think the biggest disease the world suffers from in this day and age is the disease of people feeling unloved. I know that I can give love for a minute, for half an hour, for a day, for a month, but I can give. I am very happy to do that, I want to do that.
Only do what your heart tells you.
The worse illness of our time, is that so many people have to suffer from never being loved
Hugs can do great amounts of good - especially for children.
HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.
If you find someone you love in you life, then hang on to that love.
You have so much pain inside yourself that you try & hurt yourself on the outside because you want help.
The biggest disease this day and age is that of people feeling unloved.
It has always been my concern to touch people with leprosy, trying to show in a simple action that they are not reviled, nor are we repulsed.
They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?
If men had to have babies, they would only ever have one each.
The public wanted a fairy princess to come and touch them and everything would turn to gold. Little did they realise that the individual is crucifying herself inside because she didn't think she was good enough.
... I'm much closer to the people at the bottom than the people at the top, and the latter won't forgive me for it.
I always thought Camilla was the perfect love match with Charles.
Everybody needs hugs.
I went to the school and put it to William, particularly, that if you find someone you love in life, you must hang onto it, and look after it, and if you were lucky enough to find someone who loved you, then you must protect it.
Being constantly in the public eye gives me a special responsibility, particularly that of using the impact of photographs to transmit a message, to sensitize the word to an important cause, to defend certain values.
I decline to go fox hunting (nor did she want her sons William and Harry to be involved in hunting).
I'm aware that people I have loved and have died and are in the spirit world looking after me.
You can't comfort the afflicted with afflicting the comfortable.
I work on instinct. It's my best adviser.
The press is ferocious. It forgives nothing, it only hunts for mistakes . . . In my position anyone sane would have left a long time ago.
It took a long time to understand why people were so interested in me, but I assumed it was because my wonderful husband had done a lot of wonderful work leading up to our marriage and our relationship. But then, over the years, you see yourself as a good product that sits on a shelf and sells well. People make a lot of money out of you.
As for becoming queen, it was never on the forefront of my mind when I married my husband. It was a long way off, that thought.
There were three of us in this marriage, so it was a bit crowded.
Princess Diana was a wonderful, caring philanthropist.
She would come sometimes into the church and sit at the back and pray.
I found myself being more and more involved with people who were rejected by society - with drug addicts, alcoholism, battered this, battered that - and I found an affinity there.
I don't even know how to use a parking meter, let alone a phone box.
Whatever 'in love' means.
I've got what my mother's got - however bloody you are feeling you can put on the most amazing show of happiness.
As always, a million heartfelt thanks for bringing such joy into this chick's life.
No one sat me down with a piece of paper and said, This is what is expected of you. But... I'm lucky enough in the fact that I have found my role... I love being with people.
At the age of 19, you always think you are prepared for everything and you think you have the knowledge of what?s coming ahead.
The world is too little aware of the waste of life, limb and land which anti-personnel landmines are causing among some of the poorest people on earth.
I think like any marriage, especially when you've had divorced parents like myself; you want to try even harder to make it work.
Any sane person would have left long ago. But I cannot. I have my sons.
I am not a political figure. The fact is I am a humanitarian figure and always will be.
My husband asked for the separation and I supported it.
We had struggled to keep it going, but obviously we'd both run out of steam.
I'm a free spirit - unfortunately for some.
I don't go by the rule book... I lead from the heart, not the head.
From the first day I joined that family, nothing could be done naturally any more.
[On the press:] I love working with children, and I have learned to be very patient with them.
I thought I was the luckiest girl in the world. I had tremendous hope in me.
I remember when I used to sit on hospital beds and hold people s hands, people used to be shocked because they d never seen this before. To me it was quite normal.
Life is just a journey.
I desperately loved my husband and I wanted to share everything together, and I thought that we were a very good team.