“The Secret Garden was what Mary called it when she was thinking of it.
She liked the name, and she liked still more the feeling that when its
beautiful old walls shut her in no one knew where she was. It seemed
almost like being shut out of the world in some fairy place. The few
books she had read and liked had been fairy-story books, and she had
read of secret gardens in some of the stories." ~ Frances Hodsgon Burnett, The Secret Garden
"If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient. It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear." ~ A. A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh
"I read in a book once that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but I've never been able to believe it. I don't believe a rose WOULD be as nice if it was called a thistle or a skunk cabbage."
~ L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables
"For I am convinced that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers, nor height, nor depth, nor any other created thing will be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord."