"Well, I think that part of being young is not exactly knowing why you do some of the things that you do. And it's by exploring your life or experimenting or making mistakes and learning from them hopefully that you start to forge an identity."
"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."Stephen Chbosky on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Stephen Chbosky on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Stephen Chbosky on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Stephen Chbosky 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."Stephen Chbosky on Earl Nightingale
"When you think back to your first kiss, your hair is perfect and she was wearing a cool outfit. We remember it with restraint and we remember it with style. We remember it as idealistically as you can think."