Letter to My Daughter has 11447 ratings and 1349 reviews. ... acquired the taste for her writing and the requisite knowledge of the form to understand this book.
58 quotes from Letter to My Daughter: 'I can be changed by what happens to me. ... Groups · Discussions · Quotes · Ask the Author · Trivia · Quizzes · Creative Writing · People · Events ... all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.")” .... I enjoyed the book but I never agreed with the title.
I love receiving letters and notes (and school sweatshirts. ... cool, and I read some of them to my daughter and my wife and they LOVE them as much as I do. ... Oh my! WHEN DID YOU BEGIN WRITING? AND WHY? I wrote my first poem when ... I decided I wanted to be a poet when I wrote a poem for a girl I liked in college.
May 28, 2014 ... "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." ... "You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them." - Excerpted from Letter to My Daughter, a book of essays (2009).
Sep 3, 2015 ... Here is an extract from a letter I wrote to my daughter as she left for university. ... You will succeed in whatever you decide to do with your life.
Sep 3, 2012 ... Learn, my child, to look at life early as a serious matter. .... Of course you will decide yourself and circumstances will, too. ... In Leipzig in prison I read a book— the letters of Maria Theresa to her daughter Marie Antoinette. ... remember that I made up my mind at that time that I would also write you such letters ...
The initial draft of the letter was easy to write. I wrote about how ... In her later life, Angelou wrote the book, Letters To My Daughter. ... We cannot decide our children's lives for them, but we can help them to make good decisions for themselves. ... What makes you tick, what you love and what you want to do with your life.
Mar 1, 2010 ... Why did you choose to write a work about a disabled child? ... So I created Melody-not as a portrait of my daughter, but as a character who is ...
Mar 13, 2017 ... I decided to write a letter to my future daughter in the hopes of ... If something makes you sad, let it consume your heart for a little. ... One day I hope to add to this list, maybe fill a book with lessons from your grandmother.