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All the ancient classic fairy tales have always been scary and dark.
– Helena Bonham Carter
Fairy tales are really violent, the original ones.
– Jane Levy
I’m not writing fairy tales or object lessons.
– Junot Diaz
Every time a child says I don’t believe in fairies there is a fairy somewhere that falls down dead.
– James M. Barrie
I’ll be left writing picture books and fairy tales.
– Carol Ann Duffy
I found a lot of fairy tales scary. They really didn’t sit well with me.
– Amanda Seyfried
I didn’t like fairy tales when I was younger. I found a lot of fairy tales scary. They really didn’t sit well with me.
Conservatives used to believe in confronting hard truths, not succumbing to comforting fairy tales. Some still do.
– Fareed Zakaria
The public has become my fairy godmother.
– Eartha Kitt
I definitely read a lot of books on the psychology and mythology behind fairy tales because I think that’s really fascinating and there’s a lot to draw on there.
– Meghan Ory
I loved fairy tales as a kid, so that’s where my mind gravitates.
– Gail Carson Levine
One of the pleasures of the original ‘Grimm’s Fairy Tales’ is how incredibly ghastly they are. The ugly sisters have their eyes pecked out by crows.
– Mark Gatiss
Fairy tales and folk tales have always played a role in my writing in one way or another.
– Linn Ullmann
On that other novels followed: but I still wrote fairy tales and dreamy poems of another world.
– Laurence Housman
When I was a child, I wanted to be… a fairy. I still do, really, except that now I’ve now graduated to wanting to be a pixie.
– Jaime Winstone
I like being scared, so I’ve always liked fairy tales because they’re kind of creepy.
– Lana Parrilla
Soils and national characters differ, but fairy tales are the same in plot and incidents, if not in treatment.
– Joseph Jacobs
Maybe my fairy tale has a different ending than I dreamed it would. But that’s OK.
– Kim Kardashian
‘Ocean’s Kingdom’ is a fairy story with no subtext, no resonance – it’s not about anything except its water-logged plot.
– Robert Gottlieb
Let the little fairy in you fly!
– Rufus Wainwright
When fairy tales are written in the west, they’re known as folklore. In the east, fairy tales are called religions.
– Paul Henderson
I grew up with a lot of fairy tales. And they had an essence of darkness to them.
– Rupert Sanders
To be honest, Peter Pan was one of those fairy tales that I sort of related to, and I think that’s the case with a lot of kids.
– Robbie Kay
I was a Nancy Drew girl. Also Grimms’ fairy tales.
– Sue Monk Kidd
I love fairy tale retellings and mash-ups.
– Sarah J. Maas
I’ve always been a huge fantasy fan. I was always interested in fairy tales and anything with magic or dragons… I was always drawn to those types of stories.
Gifts fall from heaven only in fairy tales.
– Walter Ulbricht
By fairy hands their knell is rung; By forms unseen their dirge is sung.
– William Collins