Roald Dahl citáty
Dátum narodenia: 13. september 1916
Dátum úmrtia: 23. november 1990
Roald Dahl bol britský spisovateľ, známy hlavne od roku 1940 tvorbou pre deti i dospelých. K jeho najznámejším dielam patrí „Charlie a továreň na čokoládu“, „Matilda“, „Čarodejnice“ a „Jakub a obrovská broskyňa“.
Citáty Roald Dahl
„A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom. He has no master except his own soul and that, I am sure, is why he does it.“
— Roald Dahl
"Goodbye school" in Boy: Tales of Childhood (1984)
„I began to realize how important it was to be an enthusiast in life. He taught me that 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, My Uncle Oswald
„The books transported her into new worlds and introduced her to amazing people who lived exciting lives. She went on olden-day sailing ships with Joseph Conrad. She went to Africa with Ernest Hemingway and to India with Rudyard Kipling. She travelled all over the world while sitting in her little room in an English village.“
— Roald Dahl, Matilda
— Roald Dahl, The Witches
"The Heart of a Mouse"