It was a terrible time through which I was living. The war raged about us, and nobody knew whether or not he would be alive the next week.
1944 Diary entry, 25 Mar.
I want to go on living even after death!Anne Frank
Furnished as all Europe is with Academies of Science, with nice instruments and the spirit of experimentation, the progress of human knowledge will be rapid and discoveries made of which we have at present no conception. I begin to be almost sorry I was born since I cannot have the happiness of knowing what will be known a hundred years hence.Anne Frank
We must indeed all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.Anne Frank
What is the use of a new-born child?Anne Frank
...in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart. I simply can’t build up my hopes on a foundation consisting of confusion, misery, and death. I see the world gradually being turned into a wilderness, I hear the ever approaching thunder, which will destroy us too, I can feel the sufferings of millions and yet, if I look up into the heavens, I think that it will all come right, that this cruelty too will end, and that peace and tranquillity will return again.Anne Frank
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before beginning to improve the world.Anne Frank
Whoever is happy will make others happy too.Anne Frank
No one has ever become poor by giving.Anne Frank
I live in a crazy time.Anne Frank
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.Anne Frank