Hans Christian Andersen

Literary Birthday – 2 April – Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen was born 2 April 1805, and died 4 August 1875.

Five Quotes

  1. Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.
  2. Travelling expands the mind rarely.
  3. Most of the people who will walk after me will be children, so make the beat keep time with short steps.
  4. Where words fail, music speaks.
  5. Everything you look at can become a fairy tale and you can get a story from everything you touch.

Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author and poet. Although he wrote many plays, novels, and poems, he is best remembered for his Fairy Tales.

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by Amanda Patterson

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