"Believe in God; believe that he is, and that he created all things, both in heaven and in earth; believe that he has all wisdom, and all power, both in heaven and in earth; believe that man doth not comprehend all the things which the Lord can comprehend." Mosiah 4:9
I have read A Little Princess probably 50 times in my whole life. I love the story and I love Frances Hodgson Burnett's style of writing. Of course I also love The Secret Garden, but A Little Princess is where my heart is.
"Whatever comes," she said, "cannot alter one thing. If I am a princess in rags and tatters, I can be a princess inside. It would be easy to be a princess if I were dressed in cloth of gold, but it is a great deal more of a triumph to be one all the time when no one knows it."
I am a little ashamed to admit just how many times I've re-read Harry Potter over the years. I find it so relaxing to sit down and read about Harry's adventures when I'm under a lot of stress or have had to do a lot of heavy duty academic reading in a given day.
"It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities."