“Sometimes, I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”

Lewis Carroll

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

“UNLESS someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”

Dr. Seuss

The Lorax

“The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it.”

J.M. Barrie

Peter Pan

“And so for a time it looked as if all the adventures were coming to an end; but that was not to be.”

C.S. Lewis

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

“We all live with the objective of being happy: our lives are all different and yet the same.”

Anne Frank

The Diary of a Young Girl

“Just remember that sometimes the way you think about a person isn’t the way they actually are.”

John Green

Paper Towns

“Happiness can be found in the darkest of times if only one remembers to turn on the light.”

J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.”

J.R.R. Tolkien

The Hobbit

“There is nothing sweeter in this sad world than the sound of someone you love calling your name.”

Kate DiCamillo

The Tale of Despereaux

“The more he gave away, the more delighted he became.”

Marcus Pfister

The Rainbow Fish

“It is when we are most lost that we sometimes find our truest friends.”

Brothers Grimm

Snow White

“Why did you do all this for me?’ he asked. ‘I don’t deserve it. I’ve never done anything for you.’ ‘You have been my friend,’ replied Charlotte. ‘That in itself is a tremendous thing.”

E.B. White

Charlotte's Web

“All grown-ups were once children… but only few of them remember it.”

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The Little Prince

“I don’t understand it any more than you do, but one thing I’ve learned is that you don’t have to understand things for them to be.”

Madeleine L'Engle

A Wrinkle in Time

“You can have a wonky nose and a crooked mouth and a double chin and stick-out teeth, but if you have good thoughts it will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.”

Roald Dahl

The Twits

“For the first time, he heard something that he knew to be music. He heard people singing. Behind him, across vast distances of space and time, from the place he had left, he thought he heard music too. But perhaps it was only an echo.”

Lois Lowry

The Giver

“If there is any kind of God, it would be not any of us, not you or me, but just this little space in between.”

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The Little Prince

“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.”

A.A. Milne


“Oh, it’s delightful to have ambitions. I’m so glad I have such a lot. And there never seems to be any end to them–that’s the best of it. Just as soon as you attain to one ambition you see another one glittering higher up still. It does make life so interesting.”

L.M. Montgomery

Anne of Green Gables

“At one time, most of my friends could hear the bell, but as years passed, it fell silent for all of them. Even Sarah found one Christmas that she could no longer hear its sweet sound. Though I’ve grown old, the bell still rings for me, as it does for all who truly believe.”

Chris Van Allsburg

The Polar Express