"I used to work all the time, and now if there is a wedding, there's a concert, I'm there."
"The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It's a choice you make - not just on your wedding day, but over and over again - and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife."Petra Nemcova on Barbara de Angelis
"My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be happy if not, you'll become a philosopher."Petra Nemcova on Socrates
"It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married."Petra Nemcova on Robert Frost
"I was married by a judge. I should have asked for a jury."Petra Nemcova on Groucho Marx
"Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness."Petra Nemcova on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"There are lots of things which I would love to tell him, but in some way, I also feel that I lost the person closest to me. And I got a second chance to live. So in a way I feel that I live for both of us... and I will do my best."
"I grew up under Communism so we could only learn Russian, and then when Communism fell in 1989 we could learn a few more things and have the freedom to travel and the freedom of speech - and the freedom of dreaming, really."
"I was so afraid to even read a paper in front of my classmates. It is very funny because at that point my teachers would never have believed that I could speak in front of an audience of over 2,000 people."
"We cannot stop natural disasters but we can arm ourselves with knowledge: so many lives wouldn't have to be lost if there was enough disaster preparedness."
"So, we have choice, and sometimes it seems very hard, but the best way to heal physically or emotionally is to keep positive."