„I am a princess. All girls are. Even if they live in tiny old attics. Even if they dress in rags, even if they aren’t pretty, or smart, or young. They’re still princesses.“

—  Frances Hodgson Burnett, La Petite Princesse

Source: A Little Princess

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romancière anglaise 1849 - 1924

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—  Bob Dylan American singer-songwriter, musician, author, and artist 1941

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„No one ever told me I was pretty when I was a little girl. All little girls should be told they're pretty, even if they aren't.“

—  Marilyn Monroe American actress, model, and singer 1926 - 1962

Variante: No one ever told me I was pretty when I was a little girl. All little girls should be told they're pretty, even if they aren't.

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„I'm a princess
I'm a temptress
I'm a pretty mess
I'm a mistress“

—  Erika Jayne American singer, actress and television personality 1969

"Pretty Mess"
Song lyrics, Pretty Mess (2009)

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„Are you a living princess or her shadow?“

—  Stéphane Mallarmé French Symbolist poet 1842 - 1898

Nurse.
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Let me kiss your fingers and their rings, and bid you
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„Princess: I am always disappointed with mountains. There are no mountains in the world as high as I could wish.
Adrian: No?
Princess: They irritate me invariably. I should like to shake Switzerland.“

—  Ronald Firbank British novelist 1886 - 1926

The Princess Zoubaroff, Act I, sc. iv (1920), cited from Steven Moore (ed.) Complete Plays (Normal, Ill.: Dalkey Archive Press, 1994) p. 55.

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„Of all the girls that are so smart,
There's none like pretty Sally.“

—  Henry Carey English composer and playwright 1687 - 1743

Sally in our Alley (c. 1725). Compare: "Of all the girls that e’er was seen, There's none so fine as Nelly", Jonathan Swift, Ballad on Miss Nelly Bennet.

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