Quotes by: Danielle Steel
I'm a terribly irresponsible eater - I love soft-boiled eggs and chocolate. I never met a chocolate I could not eat.
I try to give people hope. Even though life is bleak, there's hope out there.
Lust is temporary, romance can be nice, but love is the most important thing of all. Because without love, lust and romance will always be short-lived.
Sometimes, if you aren't sure about something, you just have to jump off the bridge and grow your wings on the way down.
In my late teenage years, I developed a real passion for it, and wrote a lot of poetry.
I wrote because I needed to and wanted to. It never occurred to me that I'd become famous.
I wish I were brave, although I try. I work too hard and don't play enough. Too much work ethic, not enough 'fun'.
A bad review is like baking a cake with all the best ingredients and having someone sit on it.
The records of adopted children are sealed in California. That seal is considered inviolable... The judge ruled that, because I was famous, he didn't have the same rights as other kids.
A book begins with an image or character or situation that I care about deeply.
My relationships were never equitable. My husbands were always older than me, and they made the rules, they ran the show, and I followed them.
Writing is a solitary endeavor, but not a lonely one. When you write, your world is populated by the characters you invent, and you feel those people filling your life.
I'm astonished by my success. I wrote because I needed to and wanted to. It never occurred to me that I'd become famous.
I'm not an aging gracefully type. But I do believe in aging with grace.
I've shut myself inside these walls, and I'm going to be a very lonely old lady if I'm not careful.
When people look at me outside, they think, 'She's so lucky,' but no one's exempt from tragedy.
I move between San Francisco and Paris... I have a wonderful beach house in California.