"Normally, I name my characters after famous comedians."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Paula Danziger on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Paula Danziger on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Paula Danziger on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Paula Danziger on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Paula Danziger on Ambrose Bierce
"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."
"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."