"I realize how unique my path has been. And I'm thankful for that."
"When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself."Vanessa Paradis on Tecumseh
"Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day."Vanessa Paradis on John Wooden
"When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others."Vanessa Paradis on Dalai Lama
"Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light."Vanessa Paradis on Albert Schweitzer
"Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts."Vanessa Paradis on Alan Cohen
"Sometimes you could be in an unhappy relationship you are very much in love with someone, but it's making you unhappy and you think things can change and you can work it out."
"I don't have famous neighbours and if I did, I'd avoid them. I don't live the jet-set."
"People don't get through to the essence of you right away - it's always the famous 'girl' or the famous 'girlfriend'. I'd rather be known for myself."
"Fear can make all of us do the wrong things sometimes."
"I don't have the recipe for happiness, but I think the engine is simply having the desire."