“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” Coraline, Neil Gaiman.
“If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.” Albert Einstein
“Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.” C.S. Lewis.
“Fairy tale does not deny the existence of sorrow and failure: the possibility of these is necessary to the joy of deliverance. It denies (in the face of much evidence, if you will) universal final defeat…giving a fleeting glimpse of Joy; Joy beyond the walls of the world, poignant as grief.” J.R.R. Tolkien.
“At every moment of our lives, we all have one foot in a fairy tale and the other in the abyss.” Paulo Coelho.
“Classic fairy tales do not deny the existence of heartache and sorrow, but they do deny universal defeat.” Greenhaven.
“You see the magic in a fairy tale, you can face the future” Danielle Steel.
“Obsessed by a fairy tale, we spend our lives searching for a magic door and a lost kingdom of peace.” Eugene O’Neill.