Best Fairy Tale Quotes

We are proud to present this list of the best fairy tale quotes about love, marriage, dreams, inspiration, and happy endings.

Do you believe there is a magical world where all your dreams can come true? Do you hope to someday meet your prince or princess and live happily ever after?

Then welcome to the world of the fairy tale—a land of make-believe bound only by your imagination. Everywhere you look, you see beautiful things like castles, rainbows, and unicorns. But you also must be on the lookout for dragons and wizards in this enchanted landscape.


    The best fairy tale quotes from famous Disney characters, authors, and celebrities

    Let’s begin with a selection of quotes about love, romance, and marriage.

    1. Fairy tale quotes about love

    There is the great lesson of ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ that a thing must be loved before it is lovable.
    G.K. Chesterton

    There are many kinds of joy, but they all lead to one: the joy to be loved.
    Michael Ende, The Neverending Story

    Love is many things, none of them logical.
    William Goldman, The Princess Bride

    Love goes on and on.
    Robin Hood

    Love is hope; it fuels our dreams, and if you’re in it, you need to enjoy it because love doesn’t always last forever.
    Belle, Once Upon A Time

    True love sayings

    Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

    Love doesn’t have to be perfect. It just needs to be true.
    Beauty and the Beast

    You must be true to your heart.

    To spend a life of endless bliss, just find who you love through true love’s kiss.

    Somewhere in my secret heart, I know love will find a way.
    The Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride

    My love for you will always burn.
    Pete’s Dragon

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    For girlfriend: Princess quotes for her

    You’re the best thing I never knew I needed.
    The Princess and the Frog

    Don’t ever wish to be anything but what you are.

    I knew at once that you were meant for me. Deep in my soul, I know that I’m your destiny.

    Remember, you’re the one who can fill the world with sunshine.
    Snow White

    I know you, I walked with you once upon a dream.
    Sleeping Beauty

    I made a wish upon a star, I turned around and there you were.

    A crown to wear in grace and beauty, as is thy right and royal duty.
    Charles Perrault, Sleeping Beauty

    If there ever comes a day when we can’t be together, keep me in your heart. I’ll stay there forever.
    Winnie the Pooh

    You mean more to me than anyone in this whole world.
    Peter Pan

    I wouldn’t have nothing if I didn’t have you.
    Monsters, Inc.

    You’ll be in my heart, from this day on, now and forever more.

    Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.
    Winnie the Pooh

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    For boyfriend: Prince quotes for him

    You’re the one, the one I’ve been looking for.
    The Little Mermaid

    One song, my heart keeps singing, of one love only for you.
    Snow White

    When I look at you, I can feel it. I look at you and I’m home.
    Finding Nemo

    My dream wouldn’t be complete without you in it.
    Princess and the Frog

    This is the miracle I’ve been dreaming of.

    As sure as rivers flow, I’ll never let you go.
    Pete’s Dragon

    For it is plain, as anyone can see. We’re simply meant to be.
    The Nightmare Before Christmas

    You’re the one, the one I’ve been looking for.
    The Little Mermaid

    Some people are worth melting for.

    We’re simply meant to be.
    The Nightmare Before Christmas


    You love me at once, the way you did once upon a dream.
    Sleeping Beauty

    I have to believe in fairy tales and I have to believe in love.
    Taylor Swift

    You are mine, and I am thine, and no power on earth shall make it otherwise.
    Jacob Grimm

    If you live to be 100, I want to live to 100 minus one day so I never have to live without you.
    Winnie the Pooh

    One sees clearly only with the heart. Anything essential is invisible to the eyes.
    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

    If you’d lost all your faith, I couldn’t be here. And here I am!
    Brothers Grimm, Cinderella

    You know that place between sleep and awake, the place where you can still remember dreaming? That’s where I’ll always love you. That’s where I’ll be waiting.
    Peter Pan

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    For friend

    There isn’t anything I wouldn’t do for you, you’ve got a friend in me.
    Toy Story

    Any day spent with you is my favorite day.
    Winnie the Pooh

    You don’t really need someone to complete you… You only need someone to accept you completely.

    Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures.
    Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

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    2. Fairy tale quotes for wedding

    All you need is faith and trust, and a little bit of pixie dust.
    Peter Pan

    How do you spell love? You don’t spell it, you feel it.
    Winnie the Pooh

    To face the future with another, who means more than any other, is to be loved.
    The Rescuers

    So this is love, so this is what makes life divine.

    Can you feel the love tonight?
    The Lion King

    How to use these fairy tale quotes for a wedding:

    Here are some ways you can use your favorite fairy tale quote in your wedding.

    Wedding planning – Incorporate a quote that captures the new couples’ love in the following:

    • Wedding website
    • Invitations
    • Rehearsal dinner and wedding party gifts

    Wedding ceremony – A fairy tale quote is a nice way to personalize these elements used during the ceremony and reception:

    • Welcome table sign
    • Wedding program
    • Ceremony/vows
    • Name/table cards

    After wedding – Don’t forget to wrap the celebration up with your fairy tale theme. Include your quote in these too:

    • Wedding photo album
    • Post-wedding announcements and thank you cards

    Marriage quotes

    So, this is love, so this is what makes life divine.

    Love is a song that never ends.

    You don’t really need someone to complete you… You only need someone to accept you completely.

    Love is putting someone else’s needs before your own.

    Side by side with your loved one, you’ll find enchantment here.
    Lady and the Tramp

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    3. Baby fairy tale quotes for nursery

    Butterflies and zebras / And moonbeams and fairy tales / That’s all she ever thinks about / Riding with the wind.
    Jimi Hendrix

    When you wish upon a star, your dreams come true.

    Don’t ever wish to be anything but what you are.

    Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.
    Hans Christian Andersen

    My heart has wings and I can fly. I’ll touch every star in the sky. So this is the miracle I’ve been dreaming of.

    Little Princess, my gift shall be the gift of beauty.
    Charles Perrault, Sleeping Beauty

    Fairy tales come true

    A dream is a wish your heart makes.

    Let me share this whole new world with you.

    Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.
    Roald Dahl, The Minpins

    I never dreamed of such happiness as this, while I was an ugly duckling.
    Hans Christian Andersen

    We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams.
    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Trust your heart and let fate decide.

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    4. Short fairy tale quotes

    Love is an open door.

    Now I’m in a whole new world with you.

    May you live every day of your life.
    Jonathan Swift

    You are my new dream.

    Tale as old as time.
    Beauty and the Beast

    Adventure is out there.

    Listen with your heart, you will understand.

    I will always find you.
    Snow White, Prince Charming

    You are my greatest adventure.
    The Incredibles

    Everything is different now that I see you.

    Hope is the only thing stronger than fear.
    The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins

    Cute quotes

    Today’s special moments are tomorrow’s memories.

    I can’t go back to yesterday because I was a different person then.
    Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

    Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
    C.S. Lewis


    I don’t understand how a world that makes such wonderful things could be bad.
    The Little Mermaid

    Today’s special moments are tomorrow’s memories.


    Happiness is like those palaces in fairy tales whose gates are guarded by dragons: we must fight in order to conquer it.
    Alexandre Dumas

    If I’m honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
    Audrey Hepburn


    I have been bent and broken, but—I hope—into a better shape.
    Charles Dickens

    You’re entirely bonkers, but I’ll tell you a secret, all the best people are.
    Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

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    5. Inspirational fairy tale quotes

    Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.
    Neil Gaiman, Coraline

    Every man’s life is a fairy tale written by God’s fingers.
    Hans Christian Andersen

    Fairy tales have a hidden power, and their appeal never ends. They’re the best way to get messages across.
    Michel Ocelot

    The most important thing in life is to stop saying ‘I wish’ and start saying ‘I will’. Consider nothing impossible then treat possibilities as probabilities.
    Charles Dickens

    Everything you look at can become a fairy tale and you can get a story from everything you touch.
    Hans Christian Andersen

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    Deep sayings

    O, to be sure, we laugh less and play less and wear uncomfortable disguises like adults, but beneath the costume is the child we always are, whose needs are simple, whose daily life is still best described by fairy tales.
    Leo Rosten

    Novels are to love as fairy tales to dreams.
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye.
    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    All of this has happened before, and it will all happen again.
    J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

    Obsessed by a fairy tale, we spend our lives searching for a magic door and a lost kingdom of peace.
    Eugene O’Neill

    Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
    Jonathan Swift

    Pirate quotes and sayings.

    Sleeping Beauty fairy tale quote

    6. About life: Living my fairytale quotes

    The most important thing is this: to be ready at any moment to sacrifice what you are for what you could become.
    Charles Dickens

    Ohana means family, and family means no one gets left behind.
    Lilo and Stitch

    I believe that our lives, just like fairy tales… will always have a Hero and a Heroine, a Fairy Godmother and a Wicked Witch.
    Lucinda Riley

    About childhood

    If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales.
    Albert Einstein

    We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all the power we need inside ourselves already.
    J.K. Rowling

    As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was about to happen.
    Winnie the Pooh

    I don’t know when, I don’t know how, but I know something’s starting right now.
    The Little Mermaid

    About dreams

    You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
    C.S. Lewis

    Dreams do come true, if only we wish hard enough. You can have anything in life if you will sacrifice everything else for it.
    J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

    It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
    J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

    If you dream a thing more than once, it’s sure to come true.
    Sleeping Beauty

    Here is the world of imagination, hopes, and dreams. In this timeless land of enchantment, the age of chivalry, magic and make-believe are reborn – and fairy tales come true. Fantasyland is dedicated to the young-in-heart, to those who that when you wish upon a star, your dreams come true.
    Walt Disney

    Together there’s no end to what our dream can start.
    Pocahontas: Journey to a New World

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    Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age, and dreams are forever.
    Walt Disney

    Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.
    C.S. Lewis

    The most beautiful things in the world must be felt with the heart.
    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    If you see the magic in a fairy tale, you can face the future.
    Danielle Steel

    About happy endings

    Each happy ending’s a brand new beginning.

    Happy endings aren’t always what we think they’ll be.
    Snow White

    Every real story is a never-ending story.
    Michael Ende, The Neverending Story

    7. Fairy tale captions for Instagram and WhatsApp

    Use these fairy tale captions when posting your photos to social media apps like Instagram and WhatsApp.

    • Once upon a time…
    • The prettiest thing you can be is yourself.
    • Always dream of magical things.
    • Someday I’ll ride on a unicorn.
    • Even miracles take a little time.
    • When you wish upon a star…
    • Love conquers all.
    • Believe in fairy tales.
    • Powered by fairy dust.
    • My happily ever after.
    • You are the hero of your own story.
    • How does your garden grow?
    • The world is yours.
    • Fairy tale life.
    • The best is yet to come…
    • Never too old for fairy tales.
    • Unicorn squad.
    • Someday I’ll live in a castle.
    • I believe in fairies.
    • I love you to the moon and back.
    • You are the fairest of them all.
    • Love your story.
    • Dream. Wish. Believe.
    • You are my Prince Charming.
    • Life is the most wonderful fairy tale.
    • Make waves, mermaid!
    • And they lived happily ever after.

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    By Greg Johnson | Published 10/19/2021