In one of the stars I shall be living. In one of them I shall be laughing. And so it will be as if all the stars were laughing, when you look at the sky at night... You — only you — will have stars that can laugh!
During the day, the sky is more black than blue. There's not enough air to reflect the sunlight. But at night, you've never seen so many stars. Seems like they're just out of reach, and so bright. They're like little holes in the floor of heaven.
"If I owned a silk scarf," he said, "I could put it around my neck and take it away with me. If I owned a flower, I could pluck that flower and take it away with me. But you cannot pluck the stars from heaven..."
I used to think as I looked at the Hollywoodnight, "There must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me, dreaming of becoming a movie star. But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest.