"If you become a bird and fly away from me, I will be a tree that you come home to."
— The Runaway Bunny, Margaret Wise Brown, 1942
"Nothing is always."
— The Girl Who Loved the Wind, Jane Yolen, 1972
"The whole world is full of things, and somebody has to look for them."
— Pippi Longstocking, Astrid Lindgren, 1950
"Nothing ever seems interesting when it belongs to you, only when it doesn’t."
— Tuck Everlasting, Natalie Babbitt, 1975