Fairy tales only happen in movies."
from The Invention of Hugo Cabret
Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.
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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.
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To me, fair friend, you never can be old,
For as you were when first your eye I ey'd,
Such seems your beauty still.
Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
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Great heroes need great sorrows and burdens, or half their greatness goes unnoticed. It is all part of the fairy tale.