Topics: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Fairy Godmother Quotes


"The public has become my fairy godmother." - Eartha Kitt

"Maybe she was being so hoity-toity because she didn't have her own fairy godmother." - Charlaine Harris

"Oh, where is the Fairy Godmother of explanations when you need her?" - Allison Pearson

"Her godmother, who was a fairy, said to her, You want to go to the ball, don't you?" - Charles Perrault

"The key to happiness - as any good fairy godmother will tell you - is not to avoid problems, but to overcome them." - Janette Rallison

"Girlfriend, if you're waiting for a fairy godmother to show up with a dress and a ride, you're not going to make it to the party." - Lisa Kleypas

"Once upon a time there was a fairy godmother, but the rest of the time there was none. This story is about one of those other times." - Diane Setterfield

"I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift would be curiosity." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"My deceased grandmother on my mom's side was a real fairy godmother, who lived to be 102 and who I always feel is looking after me." - Victoria Clark

"The idea that somebody else is going to swoop down and play the fairy godmother role is pretty unlikely, so why not take care of yourself?" - Victoria Moran

"I believe that our lives, just like fairy tales - the stories that have been written by us humans, through our own experiences of living - will always have a Hero and a Heroine, a Fairy Godmother and a Wicked Witch." - Lucinda Riley

"Fairy-tales are nice." - Syd Barrett

"People called me the godmother of punk, but I never name myself anything." - Patti Smith

"I'd just love magic. I'd love to be able to just click and transport. I'd be like a fairy little godmother, I think, going round hearing what people wish for and seeing what I could do for them." - Delta Goodrem

"In fact, of all hoodoos in Wall Street I think the resolve to induce the stock market to act as a fairy godmother is the busiest and most persistent." - Edwin Lefevre

"Fairy roses, fairy rings, turn out sometimes troublesome things." - William Makepeace Thackeray

"Sure, I love fairy tales." - Maynard James Keenan

"Raindrops are like fairy whispers." - Anonymous

"I was a teenage godmother." - Theresa May

"Fairy tales are more than true ..." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Philosophy is the opposite of fairy tales" - Jostein Gaarder

"Science Fiction: fairy tales for nerds." - Richard Bayan

"And truth severe, by fairy fiction drest." - Thomas Gray

"Every constellation's like its own fairy tale." - Lauren Miller

"Why can't love be a fairy tale?" - Amy Davis

"We have been poisoned by fairy tales." - Anais Nin

"Have you been sniffing fairy farts?" - Kim Harrison

"Every constellation's like its own fairy tale." - Lauren Miller

"Idle man, chases after fairy tales..." - Rumi

"All great novels are great fairy tales." - Vladimir Nabokov

"Don't ask questions of fairy tales." - Saying

"Let the little fairy in you fly!" - Rufus Wainwright

"Good guilt is a product of love and responsibility. It is a natural, positive instinct that parents and good child care providers have. If bad guilt is a monster, good guilt is a friendly fairy godmother, yakking away in your head to keep you alert to the needs of your baby." - Jean Marzollo

"I'm Min's fairy godmother, Charm Boy,' Liza said, frowning down at him. 'And if you don't give her a happily ever after, I'm going to come back and beat you to death with a snow globe.' What happened to "bibbity bobbity boo"?' Cal asked Min. That was Disney, honey,' Min said. 'It wasn't a documentary." - Jennifer Crusie

"And yet, I felt a surge of exhilaration just thinking about that night. Not just because I'd met the prince and fallen in love and started on my course toward happiness ever after, but because I'd made something happen. I'd done something everybody had told me I couldn't. I'd changed my life all by myself. Having a fairy godmother would have ruined everything." - Margaret Haddix

"Tell me the story, Pew. . . . It was a woman. You always say that. There's always a woman somewhere, child; a princess, a witch, a stepmother, a mermaid, a fairy godmother, or one as wicked as she is beautiful, or as beautiful as she is good. Is that the complete list? Then there is the woman you love. Who's she? That's another story." - Jeanette Winterson

"I met India Arie, who is one of my favorite artists of all time. It was really sweet; I was broken up with a month before, and she stayed up texting me all night and was helping me through it. Her text message looks like a song of hers. She's sort of become my fairy godmother." - Ariana Grande

"The idea of my life as a fairy tale is itself a fairy tale," - Grace Kelly

"Two forces create eternity - a fairy tale and a dream from the fairy tale." - Dejan Stojanovic

"You, of all people, deserve a happy ending Despite everything that happened to you, you aren't bitter You aren't cold You've just retreated a little and been shy, and that's okay If I were a fairy godmother, I would give you your heart's desire in an instant And I would wipe away your tears and tell you not to cry "A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of"" - Jane Austen

"Helena (Bonham Carter) is one of the coolest kindest women I've ever met. We had so much fun. She has the best sense of humor. I loved her fairy godmother. It came at a point during night shoots where I was exhausted. It was trippy, weird and cold ... and then Helena showed up. It was like this bright light on the horizon; it was wonderful." - Lily James

"What I have against religion is that they start you when you are so defenseless. I mean, I was three when they started pumping this bullshit into my head. I believed in Santa Claus and the Fairy Godmother, of course I believed in a virgin birth, and a guy lived in a whale, and a woman came from a rib. But then something happened that made me doubt all of it: I graduated sixth grade!" - Bill Maher

"Know what it is to be a child? It is to be something very different from the man of today. It is to have a spirit yet streaming from the waters of Baptism; it is to believe in belief; it is to be so little that elves can reach to whisper in your ear; it is to turn pumpkins into coaches, and mice into horses, lowness into loftiness, and nothing into everything, for each child had its fairy godmother in its soul." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"Religions are the great fairy tales of conscience." - George Santayana

"I want to talk about political and economic fairy tales." - Ronald Reagan

"Spring blossoms are fairy tales, autumn leaves are tragic dramas." - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Remember all fairy tales end at some point." - Melissa De La Cruz

"Breaking things is a specialty of everyone in Fairy Tail" - Hiro Mashima

"This is a fairy tale with teeth and claws." - Ilsa J. Bick

"I also dress up as a sexy fairy." - Ashton Irwin

"Once upon a time, fairy tales were AWESOME!" - Adam Gidwitz

"Even nightingales ca' be fed on fairy tales." - Ivan Turgenev

"It's a sword, not a fairy wand, you know." - John Flanagan

"The NBA is fairy tale and real life mixed together." - Shaquille O'Neal

"Fashion advice from the Tooth Fairy, that's great." - John Cena

"American cinema is international like the fairy tales were international." - Bertrand Tavernier

"Evolution is a fairy tale for grown-ups." - Duane Gish

"Chess is a fairy tale of 1001 blunders." - Savielly Tartakower

"I'll be left writing picture books and fairy tales" - Carol Ann Duffy

"Star Wars' is more fairy tale than true science fiction." - Mark Hamill

"The dead have need of fairy tales too." - Zbigniew Herbert

"Novels are to love as fairy tales to dreams." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Comic books to me are fairy tales for grown-ups." - Stan Lee

"It just wasn't the fairy tale I had hoped for." - Kim Kardashian

"But wishes are only granted in fairy tales." - Simone Elkeles

"I want to believe in the fairy tale." - Monica Murphy

"Make a fairy tale and go and live in it." - Annabel Tollman

"Sometimes fairy stories may say best what's to be said." - C S Lewis

"True love is born of experience, not fairy dust." - Janette Oke

"Only a fairy tale calls a constant condition 'happiness'." - Jacob Burckhardt

"Even nightingales can't be fed on fairy tales." - Ivan Turgenev

"I love fairy tales and feel very affected by them." - Alice Hoffman

"Spread your wings and let the fairy in you fly!" - Anonymous

"Any man can lose his hat in a fairy-wind." - Proverbs

"The Sugarplum Fairy herself could have made no grander gesture." - Shana Alexander

"You should treat a muse like a fairy." - Paulo Coelho

"'Star Wars' is more fairy tale than true science fiction." - Mark Hamill

"Mademoiselle is a fairy," he said, whispering mysteriously." - Charlotte Bronte

"To me, a fairy tale seems to have become reality." - Nelly Sachs

"Gifts fall from heaven only in fairy tales." - Walter Ulbricht

"Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale." - Hans Christian Andersen

"I'm not writing fairy tales or object lessons." - Junot Diaz

"I'll be left writing picture books and fairy tales." - Carol Ann Duffy

"Fairy tales are really violent, the original ones." - Jane Levy

"This isn't a fairy tale. It's New York City." - Alex Flinn

"I was a great reader of fairy tales. I tried to read the entire fairy tale section of the library." - Beverly Cleary

"When fairy tales are written in the west, they're known as folklore. In the east, fairy tales are called religions." - Paul Henderson

"When your daughter asks you to be a fairy for her 5th birthday party... you better be a damned fairy." - Tony Hawk

"From her gospel-singing mother Cissy Houston, her legendary pop-diva cousin Dionne Warwick, and her Queen of Soul godmother Aretha Franklin, she [Whitney Houston] inherited gifts for skillfully interpreting lyrics and endowing them with new depth and jeweled nuance." - Aberjhani

"You've got to make haste while it's still light of day. My godmother used to say, I don't want to rust out, I just want to work out. If you stand still long enough, people will throw dirt on you." - Ben Vereen

"That's enough, and I have a ministry as a neighbor as well. A ministry as a friend and a ministry as an aunt and a godmother, and family is very much in the circle of my vocation." - Barbara Brown Taylor

"I lived with my godmother and mother in New Zealand until I was seven. They were both Jungian psychologists and had a homeless shelter for street gang members in New Zealand." - Tamaryn

"I'm a - I'm a, um, a godmother which is just, that's fun to be a godmother, she is so precious, she's the light of my life, she's two... or five or something, and she's, uh... I don't know, I've never seen her - the pictures are precious, she just seems so, y'know... She lives clear across town, I don't have that kind of time, but, um... Well, I send money and stuff, it's not like I don't have a connection." - Ellen Degeneres

"Please tell me a story about a girl who gets away." I would, even if I had to adapt one, even if I had to make one up just for her. "Gets away from what, though?" "From her fairy godmother. From the happy ending that isn't really happy at all. Please have her get out and run off of the page altogether, to somewhere secret where words like 'happy' and 'good' will never find her." "You don't want her to be happy and good?" "I'm not sure what's really meant by happy and good. I would like her to be free. Now. Please begin." - Helen Oyeyemi

"I always say, "First complete your education, be what you want to be in life, get a position, start earning. Then, when you are financially stable, everything will be stable in your life." I have become like a role model, and people feel that I must have had a really cool life, my parents accepting me, like a Cinderella story. It's not like a Cinderella story for me. I had to be my own fairy godmother and create myself. I took decisions and I lived with those decisions, and I did everything for my own dignity." - Laxmi Narayan Tripathi

"I think the big thing is the fairy tale. It's taking old folk fairy tales and retelling them in modern day. I think it's just taking you out of everyday life, and everyone loves a good fairy tale." - Lily Collins

"If you have fairy blood, even in the tiniest degree, you must live close to Fairy Land, and eat a little fairy food, or else you will always be hungry." - Robert Moss

"The difference between a fairy tale and a sea tale? A fairy tale starts with "Once upon a time". A sea tale starts with " This ain't no $hit"!" - Edith Widder

"Aren't fairy godmothers supposed to be nice and make you feel better about yourself? ...No, you're confusing fairy godmothers with sales clerks." - Janette Rallison

"Every kid loves fairy tales, stories of witches and giants and magicians. Then, when you get a little older you can't read fairy tales anymore." - Stan Lee

"In the distance, Bo saw a fairy. A fairy so beautiful that he felt proud of being called one in highschool." - Bo Burnham

"Fairy tales do not tell children the dragons exist. Children already know that dragons exist. Fairy tales tell children the dragons can be killed." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Do you believe in fairy tales?" "What...what kind of fairy tales?" "The kind you aren't supposed to waste your life on." - Richelle Mead

"Then clear on a flute of purest gold A sweet little fairy played. And wonderful fairy tales she told and marvelous music made." - Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

"Fairy tales are my natural language. I feel at ease telling fairy tales like a fish feels in water. I am totally free." - Michel Ocelot

"If you want to make your children brilliant, tell them fairy tales. If you want to make them more brilliant, tell them more fairy tales." - Albert Einstein

"I found a sad little fairy Beneath the shade of a paper tree. I know a sad little fairy Who was blown away by the wind one night." - Khaled Hosseini

"Every fairy tale offers the potential to surpass present limits, so in a sense the fairy tale offers you freedoms that reality denies." - Azar Nafisi

"It could have been like a fairy tale. But fairy tales aren't real. Things don't work like that. There's a price for everything." - Maureen Johnson

"Fantasy is, I believe, the great nourisher of imagination. To paraphrase Einstein on how to develop intelligence in young people: Read fairy tales. Then read more fairy tales." - Lloyd Alexander

"I'm a fairy. I'd come and hear, "How was your day, honey?" And I'd be like, "I was a fairy. I don't know."" - Angelina Jolie

"In kindergarten that used to be my job, to tell them fairytales. I liked Hans Christian Andersen, and the Grimm fairy tales, all the classic fairy tales." - Francis Ford Coppola

"I didn't like fairy tales when I was younger. I found a lot of fairy tales scary. They really didn't sit well with me." - Amanda Seyfried

"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

"I'm a godmother, that's a great thing to be, a godmother. She calls me god for short, that's cute, I taught her that." - Ellen Degeneres

"Bacon bits are like the fairy dust of the food community." - Jim Gaffigan

"Good luck befriend thee, Son; for at thy birth The fairy ladies danced upon the hearth." - John Milton

"God defend me from that Welsh fairy, Lest he transform me to a piece of cheese!" - William Shakespeare

"I'm fairy godmothering a girl who sounds like something you put up in the rain." - Terry Pratchett

"Like stepping into a fairy tale under a curtain of stars." - Erin Morgenstern

"Fairy tales only happen in movies." -George Melies from The Invention of Hugo Cabret" - Brian Selznick

"She learned her hands in a fairy-tale, And her mouth on a valentine." - Edna St Vincent Millay

"You're just jealous of me because I'm a tap-dancing ballerina fairy princess veterinarian!" - Daniel Handler

"Fairy dust is very useful. I use it to turn oatmeal into cake." - David Shannon

"Every fairy tale had a bloody lining. Every one had teeth and claws." - Alice Hoffman

"We cling to our fairy tales until the price for believing in them becomes too high." - Ransom Riggs

"At the centre of every fairy tale lay a truth that gave the story its power" - Susan Wiggs

"Fairy tales are experienced by their hearers and readers, not as realistic, but as symbolic poetry." - Max Luthi

"To fairy flutes, As the light advances, In square black boots The cabman dances." - J B Morton

"It is not children only that one feeds with fairy tales." - Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

"The dances ended, all the fairy train For pinks and daisies search'd the flow'ry plain." - Alexander Pope

"Life isn't a fairy tale, and happy endings are few and far between" - Kristen Bell

"We no longer believe in fairy tales. But we will learn to believe in monsters" - Francesca Lia Block

"Every time you say you don't believe in fairies, a fairy dies." - James M Barrie

"What fairy-like music steals over the sea, Entrancing our senses with charmed melody?" - Mrs. C. B. Wilson

"The dances ended, all the fairy train For pinks and daisies search'd the flow'ry plain." - Alexander Pope

"More strange than true, I never may believe These antique fables, nor these fairy toys." - William Shakespeare

"Their little minim forms arrayed in all the tricksy pomp of fairy pride." - Joseph Rodman Drake

"We were innocent victims. (Angelia) Yeah, and I'm the tooth fairy. (Bride)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"You're just jealous of me because I'm a tap-dancing ballerina fairy princess veterinarian!" - Daniel Handler

"...which fairy-tale princess ever chose her maid over her prince?" - Kate Morton

"To hunt for symbols in a fairy tale is absolutely fatal." - W H Auden

"Love is a reality which is born in the fairy region of romance." - Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

"There is no social-change fairy. There is only change made by the hands of individuals." - Winona Laduke

"I don't believe in fairy tales, but I believe in you and me" - Natalia Kills

"In every gardener there is a child who believes in The Seed Fairy." - Robert Breault

"I have to believe in fairy tales and I have to believe in love." - Taylor Swift

"What was the question? ...Oh. Where do I get my crazy ideas? Answer: sleep-fairy, walk-fairy, shower-fairy. Book-fairy. And in these last few years, from my wife. Now when I have questions I ask her and she tells me the answer. If you haven't already, I'd suggest you want to find your soulmate, as soon as you can. Next question?" - Richard Bach

"Life is a fairy tale. Live it with wonder and amazement." - Welwyn Wilton Katz



Fairy Godmother, Godmother, Adult Fairy Tales, Tooth Fairy, Believe in Fairy Tales, Fairy, Fairy Dust, Fairy Tale, Fairy Tale Books, Fairy Tale Endings, Fairy Tale Life, Fairy Tale Love, Fairy Tale Princesses, Fairy Tales, Fairy-Tale,