"It is human nature to instinctively rebel at obscurity or ordinariness."
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises."Taylor Caldwell on Pedro Calderon de la Barca
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."Taylor Caldwell on Anais Nin
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better."Taylor Caldwell on Albert Einstein
"I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes."Taylor Caldwell on e. e. cummings
"All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind."Taylor Caldwell on Abraham Lincoln
"People are scared to death of dying. I am the opposite."
"Though I am a Catholic, a professing one, I have serious doubts about the survival of the human personality after death."
"My dreams are all follies."
"I wanted to acquire an education, work extremely hard and never deviate from my goal, to make it."
"I am deeply convinced that happiness does not exist in this world."