As the anniversary of Princess Diana's tragic death approaches, her sons, William and Harry have been revealing hidden details about her life.
For years, her sons were very private about how the loss of their mother profoundly impacted them. Within the last year, they've opened up more about mental health issues, regret and how her loss shaped their lives.
During her short time on earth, Diana captured the hearts and minds of millions with her style, her charity work and her devotion to her sons.
Say what you will about her personal life, Diana was a loyal and devoted mother to her sons and when she spoke about them, every mother could relate.
Here are 13 things she said about love and family that still speak to every mother's heart:
"Everyone needs to be valued. Everyone has the potential to give something back."
"I want my boys to have an understanding of people's emotions, their insecurities, people's distress and their hopes and dreams."
"Hugs can do great amounts of good, especially for children."
"I live for my sons. I would be lost without them."
"Family is the most important thing in the world."
"A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s."
"I will fight for my children on any level so they can reach their potential as human beings, and in their public duties."
No matter what was going on in her life, Diana was always there for her boys, read some more inspiring quotes on the next page...