Roald Dahl Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Roald Dahl quotes, Roald Dahl sayings, and Roald Dahl proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Life is more fun if you play games. 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
A little magic can take you a long way. Roald Dahl
I began to realize how simple life could be if one had a regular routine to follow with fixed hours, a fixed salary, and very little original thinking to do. Roald Dahl
If my books can help children become readers, then I feel I have accomplished something important. 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
As the night gets dark, let your worries fade. sleep peacefully knowing you've done all you can do for today. Roald Dahl
If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. Roald Dahl
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
The greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Roald Dahl
I don't care if a reader hates one of my stories, just as long as he finishes the book. Roald Dahl
Life is more fun if you play games. Roald Dahl
If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. Roald Dahl
Some children are spoiled and it is not their fault, it is their parents. 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
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
A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men. Roald Dahl
Life is more fun if you play games. Roald Dahl
A little magic can take you a long way. Roald Dahl
We have so much time and so little to do. Strike that, reverse it. Roald Dahl
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
Somewhere inside all of us is the power to change the world. Roald Dahl
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
Obscurity is never a virtue. 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
Those who don't believe in magic will never find 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
I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life.... 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
Don't gobblefunk around with words. 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