P.L. Travers’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite P.L. Travers Quotes 

Quotes, who doesn’t love a good quote? This series of articles we look at Top 10 Famous Quotes by Author P.L. Travers, author quotes are always a challenge and fun to pick, with P.L. Travers you will find my Ten favourites of P.L. Travers’s quotes. 

Popular Quotes

“I hate being good.
-Mary Poppins”
― P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins

 “Perhaps we are born knowing the tales of our grandmothers and all their ancestral kin continually run in our blood repeating them endlessly, and the shock they give us when we first bear them is not of surprise but of recognition.”
― P.L. Travers, About the Sleeping Beauty

“The same substance composes us–the tree overhead, the stone beneath us, the bird, the beast, the star–we are all one, all moving to the same end.”
― P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins

 “There was something strange and extraordinary about her – something that was frightening and at the same time most exciting.”
― P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins – the Complete Collection

 “A writer is, after all, only half his book. The other half is the reader and from the reader the writer learns.”
― Pamela Lyndon Travers

 “If you want to find Cherry-Tree Lane all you have to do is ask the Policeman at the cross-roads.”
― P. L. Travers, Mary Poppins

“Next time you must stay for tea and we’ll all sit together on a rock and sing a song to the moon”
― P. L. Travers, Mary Poppins: The Complete Collection

 “Once we have accepted the story, we cannot escape the story’s fate.”
― P.L. Travers

“Don’t you know that everybody’s got a Fairyland of their own?”
― P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins

“I shouldn’t wonder if you didn’t wonder much too much!”
― P.L. Travers, Mary Poppins Comes Back

10 Famous Quotes by Author P.L. Travers

So there you have it my Ten favourite quotes by P.L. Travers, please comment below and share your favourite quotes by the fantastic author P.L. Travers.  Furthermore, if you find any Authors not covered for there, top 10 quotes let me know and I will review their works and find some of their best quotes as has been done here for P.L. Travers. 

One Final Bonus – P.L. Travers Quote 

“Who are you?” she inquired, as the cat passed by.
I’m the cat that looked at a king,” he replied.
And I,” she remarked with a toss of her head, “am the cow that jumped over the moon.”
Is that so?” said the cat. “Whatever for?”
The cow stared. She had never been asked that question before. And suddenly it occured to her that there might something else to do than jumping over moons.”

― P.L. Travers

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