"If only you could sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person." - Fred Rogers
"When we treat children's play as seriously as it deserves, we are helping them to to feel the joy that's to be found in the creative spirit." - Mr. Rogers -- Quote of the Week: Fred Rogers on the The Brashear Kids Blog
20 Gentle Quotes from Mister Rogers- “As human beings, our job in life is to help people realize how rare and valuable each one of us really is, that each of us has something that no one else has–or ever will have–something inside that is unique to all time. It’s our job to encourage each other to discover that uniqueness and to provide ways of developing its expression.”
And in 1997, he made a room full of some of Hollywood's biggest celebrities break down and cry.