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Inspirational Roald Dahl Quotes

Roald Dahl was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, and fighter pilot. Below is list of some Inspirational Roald Dahl Quotes.

His books have sold more than 250 million copies worldwide. In 2008, The Times placed Dahl 16th on its list of “The 50 greatest British writers since 1945”. Dahl served in the Royal Air Force during the Second World War, in which he became a flying ace and intelligence officer, rising to the rank of acting wing commander.

Roald Dahl Quotes
Roald Dahl Quotes

Roald Dahl Quotes

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

“Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.”
― Roald Dahl

“We have so much time and so little to do. Strike that, reverse it.”
― Roald Dahl

“So please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can install, a lovely bookshelf on the wall.”
― Roald Dahl

“Unless you have been to boarding-school when you are very young, it is absolutely impossible to appreciate the delights of living at home.”
― Roald Dahl

“If a person has ugly thoughts, it begins to show on the face. And when that person has ugly thoughts every day, every week, every year, the face gets uglier and uglier until you can hardly bear to look at it.”
― Roald Dahl

“A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly. 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

“A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom. He has no master except his own soul, and that, I am sure, is why he does it.”
― Roald Dahl

“It’s a funny thing about mothers and fathers. Even when their own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, they still think that he or she is wonderful.”
― Roald Dahl

“A little nonsense now and then, is cherished by the wisest men.”
― Roald Dahl

“Don’t gobblefunk around with words.”
― Roald Dahl

“Nowadays you can go anywhere in the world in a few hours, and nothing is fabulous any more.”
― Roald Dahl

“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.”
― Roald Dahl

“You should never, never doubt something that no one is sure of.”
― Roald Dahl

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

“We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams.”
― 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

“I have a passion for teaching kids to become readers, to become comfortable with a book, not daunted. Books shouldn’t be daunting, they should be funny, exciting and wonderful; and learning to be a reader gives a terrific advantage.”
― Roald Dahl quotes

“Two rights don’t equal a left.”
― Roald Dahl

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

“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

“Two hours of writing fiction leaves this writer completely drained. For those two hours he has been in a different place with totally different people.”
― Roald Dahl

“I understand what you’re saying, and your comments are valuable, but I’m gonna ignore your advice.”
― Roald Dahl

“A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly. You can have a wonky nose and a crooked mouth and a double chin and stick-out teeth, but if you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.”
― Roald Dahl

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