Lloyd Alexander: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Lloyd Alexander Quotes 

Lloyd Alexander, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Lloyd Alexander quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Lloyd Alexander’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Lloyd Alexander made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites: 

About Lloyd Alexander

Lloyd Chudley Alexander wrote more than forty books, mostly fantasy novels for children and adolescents, as well as several adult titles. In the field of children’s literature, he is most famous for the fantasy series The Chronicles of Prydain. In 1969, The High King, the concluding book in the series, won the Newbery Medal. Additionally, Alexander’s other books have won the National Book Award and the American Book Award. In addition, he was a part of the team that created Cricket Magazine.

Born: January 30, 1924, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, The United States
Died: May 17, 2007
Genre: Children’s, Science Fiction, Fantasy
 

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Popular Quotes

“The journey is the treasure.”
― Lloyd Alexander, The Golden Dream of Carlo Chuchio

 “We don’t need to have just one favorite. We keep adding favorites. Our favorite book is always the book that speaks most directly to us at a particular stage in our lives. And our lives change. We have other favorites that give us what we most need at that particular time. But we never lose the old favorites. They’re always with us. We just sort of accumulate them.”
― Lloyd Alexander

“Most of us are called on to perform tasks far beyond what we can do. Our capabilities seldom match our aspirations, and we are often woefully unprepared. To this extent, we are all Assistant Pig-Keepers at heart.”
― Lloyd Alexander, The Book of Three

 “Books can truly change our lives: the lives of those who read them, the lives of those who write them. Readers and writers alike discover things they never knew about the world and about themselves.”
― Lloyd Alexander, Time Cat

 “In some cases we learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself.”
― Lloyd Alexander, The Book of Three

 “Child, child, do you not see? For each of us comes a time when we must be more than what we are.”
― Lloyd Alexander, The Black Cauldron

“Neither refuse to give help when it is needed,… nor refuse to accept it when it is offered.”
― Lloyd Alexander, The Book of Three

 “Indeed, the more we find to love, the more we add to the measure of our hearts.”
― Lloyd Alexander, The Black Cauldron

“Keep reading. It’s one of the most marvelous adventures that anyone can have.”
― Lloyd Alexander

“Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It’s a way of understanding it.”
― Lloyd Alexander

10 Famous Quotes by Author Lloyd Alexander

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Lloyd Alexander quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Lloyd Alexander quote below and sharing our favorite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by Lloyd Alexander. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Lloyd Alexander quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Lloyd Alexander Quote 

“Long ago I yearned to be a hero without knowing, in truth, what a hero was. Now, perhaps, I understand it a little better. A grower of turnips or a shaper of clay, a Commot farmer or a king–every man is a hero if he strives more for others than for himself alone.
Once you told me that the seeking counts more than the finding. So, too, must the striving count more than the gain.”
― Lloyd Alexander, The High King

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