"I was walking around legally blind. Now I have 20-20 vision. I can't believe I spent so many years blurry, but I think that coincides with how I was feeling. Now I notice if people are watching me, but I also smile right back if someone waves, which helps."
"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."Nicole Kidman on Leo Buscaglia
"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened."Nicole Kidman on Dr. Seuss
"Look back, and smile on perils past."Nicole Kidman on Walter Scott
"A warm smile is the universal language of kindness."Nicole Kidman on William Arthur Ward
"A smile is a curve that sets everything straight."Nicole Kidman on Phyllis Diller
"Even from a very early age, I knew I didn't want to miss out on anything life had to offer just because it might be considered dangerous."
"I never knew I'd be in a musical, let alone win an award for one."
"You've just got to have a sense of respect for the person you have children with. Anger doesn't help anybody. Ultimately you have to say forgiveness is important, and honoring what you had together is important. But it's easy to say and harder to do."
"I'm not sure what the future holds but I do know that I'm going to be positive and not wake up feeling desperate. As my dad said 'Nic, it is what it is, it's not what it should have been, not what it could have been, it is what it is.'"
"I think when you're in a relationship where you really care for the other person, when they achieve their dreams it's better than when you do yourself."