"A game one of my sisters will play with me in my first year of being alive is called Good Baby, Bad Baby. This consists of being told I am a good baby until I smile and laugh, then being told I am a bad baby until I burst into tears. This training will stand me in good stead all through my life."
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."Ali Smith on Leo Buscaglia
"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened."Ali Smith on Dr. Seuss
"Look back, and smile on perils past."Ali Smith on Walter Scott
"A warm smile is the universal language of kindness."Ali Smith on William Arthur Ward
"A smile is a curve that sets everything straight."Ali Smith on Phyllis Diller
"You never know if you're a writer. You can't trust it. If you woke up and said, 'I'm a writer,' it would be gone. You wouldn't see anything for miles - even the dust would be running away."