10 Surprisingly Profound Quotes From Children’s Books

These 10 surprisingly profound quotes from children's books will inspire you at any age.

They will provide great advice and wisdom, even when life is at its most challenging. And please share your favorite children's book quotes with us in the comments box below!

 

“What day is it?”, asked Winnie the Pooh.

“It's today,” squeaked Piglet.

“My favorite day,” said Pooh.

– A. A. Milne, The Adventure of Winnie the Pooh

 

There's no place like home.

– L. Frank Braum, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

 

The moment where you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever being able to do it.

– J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

 

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.

– Dr. Seuss, The Lorax

 

We all can dance when we find music that we love.

-Giles Andrege, Giraffes Can't Dance

 

It's no use to go back to yesterday because I was a different person then.

– Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

 

You have been my friend. That in itself is a tremendous thing.

– E.B. White, Charlotte's Web

 

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

 

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.

– Antoine de Saint Exupery, The Little Prince

 

“Real isn't how you are made,” said the Skin Horse. “It's a thing that happens to you. When a child loves you for a long, long time, not just to play with, but really loves you, then you become real.”

– Margery Williams, The Velveteen Rabbit.

 

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