Princess Diana quotes

Born
1 July 1961 Park House, Sandringham, Norfolk, England.

Died
31 August 1997.

Diana, Princess of Wales, was a member of the British royal family as the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, who is the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II. Diana was born into the Spencer family, a family of British nobility with royal ancestry and was the youngest daughter of John Spencer.

Life is just a journey.
– Princess Diana
If men had to have babies, they would only ever have one each.
– Princess Diana
They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?
– Princess Diana
I don’t even know how to use a parking meter, let alone a phone box.
– Princess Diana
I don’t want expensive gifts; I don’t want to be bought. I have everything I want. I just want someone to be there for me, to make me feel safe and secure.
– Princess Diana
I’m aware that people I have loved and have died and are in the spirit world looking after me.
– Princess Diana
The kindness and affection from the public have carried me through some of the most difficult periods, and always your love and affection have eased the journey.
– Princess Diana
Anywhere I see suffering, that is where I want to be, doing what I can.
– Princess Diana
I will fight for my children on any level so they can reach their potential as human beings and in their public duties.
– Princess Diana
I think like any marriage, especially when you’ve had divorced parents like myself; you want to try even harder to make it work.
– Princess Diana
People think that at the end of the day a man is the only answer. Actually, a fulfilling job is better for me.
– Princess Diana
I want to walk into a room, be it a hospital for the dying or a hospital for the sick children, and feel that I am needed. I want to do, not just to be.
– Princess Diana
I’m as thick as a plank.
– Princess Diana
Family is the most important thing in the world.
– Princess Diana
You can’t comfort the afflicted with afflicting the comfortable.
– Princess Diana
There were three of us in this marriage, so it was a bit crowded.
– Princess Diana
I like to be a free spirit. Some don’t like that, but that’s the way I am.
– Princess Diana
I don’t go by the rule book… I lead from the heart, not the head.
– Princess Diana
Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.
– Princess Diana
Everyone of us needs to show how much we care for each other and, in the process, care for ourselves.
– Princess Diana
Any sane person would have left long ago. But I cannot. I have my sons.
– Princess Diana
So many people supported me through my public life and I will never forget them.
– Princess Diana
When you are happy you can forgive a great deal.
– Princess Diana
If you find someone you love in your life, then hang on to that love.
– Princess Diana
Only do what your heart tells you.
– Princess Diana
What must it be like for a little boy to read that daddy never loved mummy?
– Princess Diana
The biggest disease this day and age is that of people feeling unloved.
– Princess Diana
I knew what my job was; it was to go out and meet the people and love them.
– Princess Diana
I think the biggest disease the world suffers from in this day and age is the disease of people feeling unloved. I know that I can give love for a minute, for half an hour, for a day, for a month, but I can give. I am very happy to do that, I want to do that.
– Princess Diana
Being a princess isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
– Princess Diana
The greatest problem in the world today is intolerance. Everyone is so intolerant of each other.
– Princess Diana
HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.
– Princess Diana
I want my boys to have an understanding of people’s emotions, their insecurities, people’s distress, and their hopes and dreams.
– Princess Diana
Hugs can do great amounts of good – especially for children.
– Princess Diana
I’d like to be a queen in people’s hearts but I don’t see myself being queen of this country.
– Princess Diana
I wear my heart on my sleeve.
– Princess Diana
Nothing brings me more happiness than trying to help the most vulnerable people in society. It is a goal and an essential part of my life – a kind of destiny. Whoever is in distress can call on me. I will come running wherever they are.
– Princess Diana
It’s vital that the monarchy keeps in touch with the people. It’s what I try and do.
– Princess Diana
I live for my sons. I would be lost without them.
– Princess Diana