Your favourite children books weren’t just there to send you to sleep at night, but to shape you into the person you are today. You may not know it, but children books you read as a child hold a lot more meaning than you could ever imagine. Prepare to have your heart squeezed by these inspiring children book quotes…


“The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it.” –Peter Pan, J.M Barrie


“Some people care too much, I think its called love.” – Winne the Pooh, A.A. Milne

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“Of course it is happening in your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean it’s not real?” – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, J.K Rowling


“Don’t you know that everybody’s got a fairyland of their own?” – Marry Poppins, P.L. Travers


“You have been my friend. That in itself is a tremendous thing.” – Charlotte’s Web, E.B. White


“Sometime, the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” – Winnie the Pooh, A.A. Milne


“Happiness can be found in the darkest times if one only remembers to turn on the light.” – Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone   


“Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrages. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is completely its unbelievable.” – Matilda, Roald Dahl


“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – The Cat in the Hat, Dr. Seuss 


“You’re braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – Winnie the Pooh, A.A. Milne