Kate DiCamillo’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes


Ten of My Favourite Kate DiCamillo Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Kate DiCamillo’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Kate DiCamillo quotes to remember and here you will find 10 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing Kate DiCamillo’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“There is nothing sweeter in this sad world than the sound of someone you love calling your name.”
― Kate DiCamillo, The Tale of Despereaux

 “There are those hearts, reader, that never mend again once they are broken. Or if they do mend, they heal themselves in a crooked and lopsided way, as if sewn together by a careless craftsman. Such was the fate of Chiaroscuro. His heart was broken. Picking up the spoon and placing it on his head, speaking of revenge, these things helped him to put his heart together again. But it was, alas, put together wrong.”
― Kate DiCamillo, Despereaux = Tale of Despereaux

“Once upon a time,” he said out loud to the darkness. He said these words because they were the best, the most powerful words that he knew and just the saying of them comforted him.”
― Kate DiCamillo, The Tale of Despereaux

 “Reader, you must know that an interesting fate (sometimes involving rats, sometimes not) awaits almost everyone, mouse or man, who does not conform.”
― Kate DiCamillo, Despereaux = Tale of Despereaux

 “Love, as we have already discussed, is a powerful, wonderful, ridiculous thing, capable of moving mountains. And spools of thread.”
― Kate DiCamillo, Despereaux = Tale of Despereaux

 “There ain’t no way you can hold onto something that wants to go, you understand? You can only love what you got while you got it.”
― Kate DiCamillo, Because of Winn-Dixie

“Stories are light. Light is precious in a world so dark. Begin at the beginning. Tell Gregory a story. Make some light.”
― Kate DiCamillo, The Tale of Despereaux

 “The world is dark, and light is precious.
Come closer, dear reader.
You must trust me.
I am telling you a story.”
― Kate DiCamillo, The Tale of Despereaux

“You can’t always judge people by the things they done. You got to judge them by what they are doing now.”
― Kate DiCamillo, Because of Winn-Dixie

“Open your heart. Someone will come. Someone will come for you. But first you must open your heart.”
― Kate DiCamillo, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

10 Famous Quotes by Author Kate DiCamillo

10 quotes by Kate DiCamillo there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 10 greatest Kate DiCamillo quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best Kate DiCamillo Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Kate DiCamillo Quote 

“My favorite six letter word is
because it promises
so much.

My favorite five letter word is
because it insists on contradicting
the promise.

My favorite four letter word is
because it says it
happened then.

My favorite three letter word is
because I’m just now learning
to say it
to my heart.

My favorite two letter word is
because it makes
all things possible
like this:

If not always
If not never
Then once.


― Kate Dicamillo

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