Hans Christian Andersen Quotes

Hans Christian Andersen Quotes

My life will be the best illustration of all my work.

Grant not my prayers, when they are contrary to Thy will, which at all times must be the best. Oh, hear them not;

Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.

To travel is to live.

To move, to breathe, to fly, to float,
To gain all while you give,
To roam the roads of lands remote,
To travel is to live.

Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up.

Enjoy life. There's plenty of time to be dead.

Death walks faster than the wind and never returns what he has taken.

Almighty God, thee only have I; thou steerest my fate, I must give myself up to thee! Give me a livelihood! Give me a bride! My blood wants love, as my heart does!

Life is a faerytale written by God's hand.

Never had she danced so beautifully; the sharp knives cut her feet, but she did not feel it, for the pain in her heart was far greater.

Where words fail, music speaks.

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