Here are the most inspiring and touching pieces of advice from the much-loved Princess Diana. We can certainly learn a lesson or two from these thought-provoking quotes

Through her royal duties, extensive charity work and wonderful relationships with her sons, Princess Diana shared her kind and gentle nature with the world.

With a legacy that lives on, Diana was a strong role model and inspiration to many and is remembered for her wise words. In memory of the ‘People’s Princess’ here are the most influential Princess Diana quotes.


1. On priorities

“Family is the most important thing in the world.”


2. On being selfless

“Carry out a random act of kindness with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.”


3. On showing affection

“Hugs can do a great amount of good – especially for children.”


4. On love

“I think the biggest disease the world suffers from in this day and age is the disease of feeling unloved.”


5. On following your heart

“I don’t go by the rule book. I lead from the heart, not the head.”


6. On letting go

“When you are happy, you can forgive a great deal.”


7. On honesty

“I wear my heart on my sleeve.”


8. On changing the world

“Anywhere I see suffering, that is where I want to be, doing what I can.”


9. On being yourself

“I like to be a free spirit. Some don’t like that, but it’s the way I am.”


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