Star Trek: Deep Space Nine,
Season 5, Ep, 4, "Nor The Battle
of The Strong." Starfleet Cmdr.
Benjamin Sisco (who is in charge
of the space-station known as
"DS9") talking to his son, Jake,
who wants to be a writer when
he grows up.
“All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake up in the day to find it was vanity, but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible.”
Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart. - Anne Frank, German Dutch diarist of Jewish heritage (June 12, 1929, to February or March 1945 while in a Nazi concentration camp in Bergen-Belsen, Germany)
(I don't own this quote whatsoever and I chose this quote because it is the 75th anniversary in 1947 her diary is published.)
i remember when I was a kid, i wrote the author of a book series i read (Encyclopedia Brown) and he actually sent me a letter back with a personal note on the side. it still hangs in a frame in my elementary school library