6 Uplifting Quotes from ‘Matilda’

6 Uplifting Quotes from ‘Matilda’

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Matilda was written by Roald Dahl and published in 1998, twenty one years ago today. It’s a pretty depressing book with an evil principle and mean parents but it’s very sweet as well and has some great moments. So here are some sweet quotes to help restore your faith in humanity even if it’s for a little while.   Image Via Quentin Blake “Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.” “Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is so …

‘Matilda’ Illustrator Imagines Roald Dahl’s Heroine at 30!

‘Matilda’ Illustrator Imagines Roald Dahl’s Heroine at 30!

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Ever wonder what your favorite telekinetic heroine would be like grown up? Well, Quentin Blake, illustrator of the original Roald Dahl classic has blessed us with an interesting depiction of Matilda at thirty!   Image via The Guardian   To mark thirty years since the initial release of the book, a collector’s edition of Matilda, with illustrations of the heroine as a world traveler, astrophysicist and chief executive of the British Library, will be published by Penguin Random House. This genius has sold over 17 million copies worldwide and in the past two years sales have spiked and she has become Dahl’s most successful …