Best 25 of Children's literature quotes - MyQuotes
Kat held her head high as she met the King's eye. Her stare was bold, yet sweet, and it would not die. Gansevort looked down into these dark, green pools. And soon his tone softened as he bought her ruse.
This is what I want for my students, to lose and find themselves in books.
Within the magic of the asking, lives the magic to receive, wonderfully exciting, endless possibilities!
Rhyme and reason answer all problems
Daa-r'uu Wee-z'oo." -Ettie the Explorer
That night, as the stars sparkled in the sky, Polly dreamed...
Ella Rose Carlos
Tis a miserable thing to turn a soul into something it is not.
...those of us who write for children are called, not to do something to a child, but be someone for a child.
Turning on the shower, he thought of the wildly fancy bathroom at Charlotte's house. It was funny to think of, but the bathrooms he liked weren't fancy; this one, and the one at Seymour's, and the one at Harry's. They weren't fancy, but they were home. He got in the shower. The one squirt that always went haywire hit him right in the eye. He laughed up into the warm water running over his ears.
Henrietta Newton Martin
For,the heart of a child ,pleases God;untouched by praise or criticism.
Before he got too far, he thought he smelled a fire. No sooner did he blink before he sensed something dire. He heard a sound and froze, danger tickling his nose. His ears perked up as tiny cries of capture rose.
Ella Rose Carlos
Like a simple wildflower, standing strong through rain, wind and hail, love, finally, had its way, and it was content.
There will always be road construction in life, and never a point when all the highways are fixed. Keep walking.
You must return to the fairy cave while children sleep. Fairies only exist if children believe in Fairyland. If you return after they wake from their dreams, you could remain frozen between two worlds for all eternity.
We create our work for children not because they're "cute," but because they're human beings, deserving of respect.
Good writing has vitality!
Kid's books should be just as good as any other books. No. They should be held to a *higher* standard than other literature for the same reason that we take extra care with children's food.
Some days are like that. Even in Australia.
There is no such thing as children’s literature.
I didn't know that I was going to have to eat my own words: - Milo
When we reached the prayer flags and a pile of rocks that marked the highest point on the pass, the view was brilliant. There was hardly a cloud in the sky. To the south we could see rolling foothills: the gentle ups and downs that we’d walked through. Some of the hillsides were red or purple with rhododendron blossoms. To the west and east there was a muddle of ridges and spurs. To the north, there were several mighty snow-capped himals. The real Himalayan giants were mostly east of where we stood. We were a very long way from anywhere. We were a very long way from help.
Ella Rose Carlos
Fawn and Gabriel stared at her in wonder, for only passionate dreams could ignite a timid soul.
The Cubist paintings in the Centre Pompidou in Paris were strange but amazing. The big fat magical cat said they made her eyes hurt.
A glassy calm replaced the storm surrounding their boat. The distant thunder struck a note, white-hot and remote. An invisible magnet seemed to steer their course. The island pulled them in with its dreamy force.
I don't know anyone who remembers meeting their parents when they were a baby so i'm just like everybody else. -Zoey (100% Real)