You know how sports teach kids teamwork and how to be strong and brave and confident? Improv was my sport. I learned how to not waffle and how to hold a conversation, how to take risks and actually be excited to fail.

- Emma Stone

When all the world appears to be in a tumult, and nature itself is feeling the assault of climate change, the seasons retain their essential rhythm. Yes, fall gives us a premonition of winter, but then, winter, will be forced to relent, once again, to the new beginnings of soft greens, longer light, and the sweet air of spring.

- Madeleine M. Kunin

You need a strong family because at the end, they will love you and support you unconditionally. Luckily, I have my dad, mom and sister.

- Esha Gupta

The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.

- Albert Schweitzer

All of us have to work toward a definite future... that can motivate and inspire people to change the world.

- Peter Thiel

Never floss with a stranger.

- Joan Rivers

With just one polka dot, nothing can be achieved. In the universe, there is the sun, the moon, the earth, and hundreds of millions of stars. All of us live in the unfathomable mystery and infinitude of the universe. Pursuing 'philosophy of the universe' through art under such circumstances has led me to what I call 'stereotypical repetition.'

- Yayoi Kusama

Wave after wave of love flooded the stage and washed over me, the beginning of the one great durable romance of my life.

- Bette Davis

Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.

- Oscar Wilde

'No Child Left Behind' requires states and school districts to ensure that all students are learning and are reaching their highest potential. Special education students should not be left out of these accountability mechanisms.

- Dianne Feinstein