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.
Unknown

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

You must be true to your heart.
Mulan

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

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.
Thumbelina

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

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.
Bolt

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.
Tarzan

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.
Cinderella

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.
Frozen

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

Romantic

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

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

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

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.
Tangled

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.
Cinderella

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.
Cinderella

Love is a song that never ends.
Bambi

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

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

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.
Pinocchio

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

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.
Cinderella

Fairy tales come true

A dream is a wish your heart makes.
Cinderella

Let me share this whole new world with you.
Aladdin

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

When you tell your own fairy tale, you create your own magic.
Terri Guillemets

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

Trust your heart and let fate decide.
Tarzan

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4. Short fairy tale quotes

Love is an open door.
Frozen

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

May you live every day of your life.
Jonathan Swift

You are my new dream.
Tangled

Tale as old as time.
Beauty and the Beast

Adventure is out there.
Up

Listen with your heart, you will understand.
Pocahontas

I will always find you.
Snow White, Prince Charming

You are my greatest adventure.
The Incredibles

Everything is different now that I see you.
Tangled

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

Cute quotes

Today’s special moments are tomorrow’s memories.
Aladdin

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

Emotional

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.
Aladdin

Happy

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

Funny

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

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

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

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

Fairy tale quotes for yearbook

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.
Enchanted

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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