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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Fairies:

A lady, with whom I was riding in the forest, said to me, that the woods always seemed to her to wait, as if the genii who inhabit them suspended their deeds until the wayfarer has passed onward: a thought which poetry has celebrated in the dance of the fairies, which breaks off on the approach of human feet.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson, History.

A rustle in the wind reminds us a fairy is near.
~ Author Unknown.

Are those the magic fairy wands
glistening on the tree
or only winter icicles that I see?
~ Author Unknown.

Blind folk see the fairies.
Oh, better far than we,
Who miss the shining of their wings
Because our eyes are filled with things
We do not wish to see.
~ Rose Fyleman.

Buttercups in the sunshine look like little cups of gold.
Perhaps the Faeries come to drink the raindrops that they hold.
~ Elizabeth T. Dillingham, A Faery Song.

Come away, O human child!
To the waters and the wild
With a faery hand in hand,
For the world's more full of weeping than you can understand.
~ William Butler Yeats, The Stolen Child.

Come cuddle close in daddy's coat
Beside the fire so bright,
And hear about the fairy folk
That wander in the night.
~ Robert Bird.

Deaf folk hear the fairies
However soft their song;
'Tis we who lose the honey sound
Amid the clamor all around
That beats the whole day long.
~ Rose Fyleman.

Deep within the winter forest among the snowdrift wide
You can find a magic place where all the fairies hide....
~ Author Unknown.

Each fairy breath of summer, as it blows with loveliness, inspires the blushing rose.
~ Author Unknown.

Every time a child says, "I don't believe in fairies," there is a fairy somewhere that falls down dead.
~ J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan.

And as the seasons come and go, here's something you might like to know. There are fairies everywhere: under bushes, in the air, playing games just like you play, singing through their busy day. So listen, touch, and look around - in the air and on the ground. And if you watch all nature's things, you might just see a fairy's wing.
~ Author Unknown.

Any man can lose his hat in a fairy-wind.
~ Irish Saying.

Faeries, come take me out of this dull world,
For I would ride with you upon the wind,
Run on the top of the dishevelled tide,
And dance upon the mountains like a flame.
~ William Butler Yeats, The Land of Heart's Desire, 1894.

Fairies are invisible and inaudible like angels. But their magic sparkles in nature.
~ Lynn Holland.

Garden fairies come at dawn,
Bless the flowers then they're gone.
~ Author Unknown.

Hand in hand, with fairy grace,
Will we sing, and bless this place.
~ William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream.

I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it's in your mind. Who's to say that dreams and nightmares aren't as real as the here and now?
~ John Lennon.

I think that people who can't believe in fairies aren't worth knowing.
~ Tori Amos.

No child but must remember laying his head in the grass, staring into the infinitesimal forest and seeing it grow populous with fairy armies.
~ Robert Louis Stevenson, Essays in The Art of Writing.

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