"I think my books talk about kids learning to like and respect themselves and each other. You can't write a message book you just tell the best story you know how to tell."
"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."Paula Danziger on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Paula Danziger on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Paula Danziger on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Paula Danziger 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."Paula Danziger on Earl Nightingale
"Normally, I name my characters after famous comedians."
"The books are funny and sad, and that's what people respond to."
"I try to be careful because technology changes so much over the years. But some things don't change. Kids and parents have disagreements, kids try to manipulate, parents try to sit down with rules and regs. That part never changes."