ROALD DAHL Quotes

“It doesn't matter who you are or what you look like, so long as somebody loves you.”

Roald Dahl
love 

“Life is more fun if you play games.”

Roald Dahl
life 

“I think probably kindness is my number one attribute in a human being. I'll put it before any of the things like courage or bravery or generosity or anything else.Brian Sibley: Or brains even?Oh gosh, yes, brains is one of the least. You can be a lovely person without brains, absolutely lovely. Kindness - that simple word. To be kind - it covers everything, to my mind.If you're kind that's it.”

Roald Dahl
life 

“If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.”

Roald Dahl

“I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life. He taught me that if you are interested in something, no matter what it is, go at it at full speed ahead. Embrace it with both arms, hug it, love it and above all become passionate about it. Lukewarm is no good. Hot is no good either. White hot and passionate is the only thing to be.”

Roald Dahl

“Bunkum and tummyrot! You'll never get anywhere if you go about what-iffing like that. Would Columbus have discovered America if he'd said 'What if I sink on the way over? What if I meet pirates? What if I never come back?' He wouldn't even have started.”

Roald Dahl

“So please, oh please, we beg, we pray,Go throw your TV set away,And in its place you can installA lovely bookshelf on the wall.Then fill the shelves with lots of books.”

Roald Dahl
humor 

“Do you know what breakfast cereal is made of? It's made of all those little curly wooden shavings you find in pencil sharpeners!”

Roald Dahl
humor 

“Grown ups are complicated creatures, full of quirks and secrets.”

Roald Dahl
humor 

“I'm right and you're wrong, I'm big and you're small, and there's nothing you can do about it.”

Roald Dahl
humor