Famous Quotes About
By: Leah Shoup
“The only good thing about leaving Hawai'i is that you really appreciate it when you return.”
― John Richard Stephens
“The loveliest fleet of islands that lies anchored in any ocean.”
― Mark Twain
“Hula is the language of the heart, therefore the heartbeat of the Hawaiian people.”
― King David Kalakaua
“Hawaii is paradise. It sounds cheesy to say it, but there’s music in the air there.”
― Bruno Mars
“I would rather live one day in Maui than one month in New York.”
— Charles Lindbergh
“Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left behind or forgotten.”
Lilo and Stitch
"Whether a visitor or kama‘aina (resident), the beauty of the Hawaiian Islands inspires the heart and mind."
“Hawaii is still the single most frequent fantasy destination, not because of political stability or conveniences, but because Hawaii seduces the imagination."
— Robert Wintner
"A humble person walks carefully so as not to hurt others."
― Hawaiian proverb
“Everywhere I went in the wild corners of Hawaii, I found that the biology was as astonishing as the beauty."
― Cynthia Russ Ramsay
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