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Maurice Sendak Quotes

Six of the best book quotes from Maurice Sendak
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“Oh, please don’t go—we’ll eat you up—we love you so!”
Maurice Sendak
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Where the Wild Things Are
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Wild Things
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“And Max, the king of all wild things, was lonely and wanted to be where someone loved him best of all.”
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“And [he] sailed back over a year and in and out of weeks and through a day and into the night of his very own room where he found his supper waiting for him and it was still hot”
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“And now,” cried Max, “let the wild rumpus start!”
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“And the wild things roared their terrible roars and gnashed their terrible teeth and rolled their terrible eyes and showed their terrible claws.”
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“Then from far away across the world he smelled good things to eat, so he gave up being king of the wild things.”

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