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Sara Crewe Quotes

Three of the best book quotes from Sara Crewe
  1. #1
    “I don’t like it, papa,” she said. “But then I dare say soldiers - even brave ones - don’t really like going into battle.”
  2. #2
    “Am I the same cold, ragged damp Sara? And to think I used to pretend and pretend and wish there were fairies! The one thing I always wanted was to see a fairy story come true. I am living in a fairy story. I feel as if I might be a fairy myself, and able to turn things into anything else.”
  3. #3
    “‘If Sara had been a boy and lived a few centuries ago,’ her father used to say, ‘she would have gone about the country with her sword drawn, rescuing and defending everyone in distress. She always wants to fight when she sees people in trouble.‘”
Books by Frances Hodgson BurnettView All ››
A Little Princess book
5.0
school · self-reliant princesses · princesses
A Little Princess
The Secret Garden book
6.9
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