"You go on these Internet blogs and people say the meanest things. I'm a normal person. Just because I'm in the spotlight doesn't mean I'm God's gift to the world. I'm learning and making mistakes just like every other 17-year-old girl out there."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Hayden Panettiere on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Hayden Panettiere on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Hayden Panettiere on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Hayden Panettiere on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Hayden Panettiere on Earl Nightingale
"I remember reminding myself that beauty is an opinion, not a fact. And it has always made me feel better."
"I like to dedicate myself wholeheartedly to a cause so that I have more impact. My goal is to shed light on the beauty of the ocean and how important it is for our planet."
"The frustrating part of it is that you're generally known for what you did last. I've had the privilege of doing some very cool independent films that, a lot of the time, the general public doesn't see unless you're at a film festival or you're into that kind of movie."
"I spend so much time with the brightest and most talented and well-rounded people. I've had the privilege of having long and very intellectual conversations with people, and sometimes I just sit there and listen. It's like a better version of a class. Even though I'm not sitting at a desk and in school, I'm still learning all the time."