Anne Frank’s full name Annelies Marie “Anne“ Frank was a German-born Dutch-Jewish diarist. She gained name and fame through the publication of The Diary of a Young Girl in which she documented her own life. Anne wrote about her life in hiding from 1942 to 1944, at the time of World War II in the German occupation of the Netherlands.
Anne Frank Birthday: Anne was born on 12th June 1929 in Frankfurt, Germany.
Anne Frank Family: Anne was born to Edith and Otto Heinrich Frank. She had an elder sister, Margot. The family was Liberal Jews and they did not follow all the customs and traditions of Judaism. They belonged to a minority group of Jewish and Non-Jewish citizens of various religions.
Since August 1944, Anne started writing a diary on a regular basis. In this diary, she wrote all the incidents of her and family struggling & hiding during the World War II. Unfortunately during the War incidents, the Franks got arrested. And at the age of just 15 years, the girl died in either February or March 1945.
Out of the whole Frank family only Otto Heinrich Frank managed to survive. She returned to Amsterdam after the war to find out the diary which Anne used to write. Finally she found the diary and got its publication in 1947. The dairy than in 1952 translated into English from Dutch as “The Diary Of A Young Girl“. Till date the book has been translated into more than 60 languages.
Now let’s have a look into the heart touching Anne Frank Quotes that will melt your heart.
Anne Frank Quotes
“Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.” — Anne Frank
“No one has ever become poor by giving.” — Anne Frank
“Despite everything, i believe that people are really good at heart.” — Anne Frank
“Because paper has more patience than people.” — Anne Frank
“Whoever is happy will make others happy.” — Anne Frank
“A quiet conscience makes one strong.” — Anne Frank
“Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the darkness.” — Anne Frank
“He who has courage and faith will never perish in misery!.” — Anne Frank
“I know that I’m a woman, a woman with inward strength and plenty of courage.” — Anne Frank
“Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.” — Anne Frank
“Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.” — Anne Frank
“Nice people, the Germans! To think that I was once one of them too! No, Hitler took away our nationality long ago. In fact, Germans and Jews are the greatest enemies in the world.” — Anne Frank
“I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.” — Anne Frank
“Would anyone, either Jew or non-Jew, understand this about me, that I am simply a young girl badly in need of some rollicking fun?” — Anne Frank
“Men are held in great esteem in all parts of the world, so why shouldn’t women have their share?” — Anne Frank
“Anyhow, I’ve learned one thing now. You only really get to know people when you’ve had a jolly good row with them. Then and only then can you judge their true characters!”— Anne Frank
“Cheer up, keep your spirits high, things are bound to get better!” — Anne Frank
“The first thing I put in was this diary, then hair curlers, handkerchiefs, schoolbooks, a comb, old letters; I put in the craziest things with the idea that we were going into hiding. But I’m not sorry, memories mean more to me than dresses.” — Anne Frank
“We all live with the objective of being happy, our lives are all different and yet the same.” — Anne Frank
“Lies, Lies, if only I could take you away if only I could let you share all the things I enjoy. It is too late now, I can’t help, or repair the wrong I have done. But I shall never forget her again, and I shall always pray for her.”— Anne Frank
“In the long run, the sharpest weapon of all is a kind and gentle spirit.” — Anne Frank
“I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” — Anne Frank
Anne Frank is one of the most deliberated and concerned victims of the Holocaust. This Jewish teenager lost her life at a very young age of 15 years. She journaled her experiences of World War II in her diary. He write-up showcases her power of understanding of the war and her ultimate storytelling abilities in those terrible circumstances. Her diary became one of the most widely distributed and read books across the globe.