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L. Frank Baum

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I shall take the heart. For brains do not make one happy, and happiness is the best thing in the world.

— L. Frank Baum


I think you are wrong to want a heart. It makes most people unhappy. If you only knew it, you are in luck not to have a heart.

— L. Frank Baum

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If I ever go looking for my heart's desire again, I won't look any further than my own back yard. Because if it isn't there, I never really lost it to begin with.

— L. Frank Baum

#desire #home #satisfaction #satisfaction

You have some queer friends, Dorothy,' she said. The queerness doesn't matter, so long as they're friends,' was the answer

— L. Frank Baum

#queer #friendship

How very wet this water is.

— L. Frank Baum

#logic #obvious #funny

Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!

— L. Frank Baum


Whenever I feel blue, I start breathing again.

— L. Frank Baum

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Everything has to come to an end, sometime.

— L. Frank Baum

#logic #logic

If we walk far enough," says Dorothy, "we shall sometime come to someplace.

— L. Frank Baum


Toto did not really care whether he was in Kansas or the Land of Oz so long as Dorothy was with him; but he knew the little girl was unhappy, and that made him unhappy too.

— L. Frank Baum


About L. Frank Baum

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Did you know about L. Frank Baum?

He was named "Lyman" after his father's brother but always disliked this name and preferred to go by his middle name "Frank". Rose Lawn was located in Mattydale New York. He continued to take roles in plays performing under the stage names of Louis F.

Lyman Frank Baum (May 15 1856 – May 6 1919) was an American author of children's books best known for writing The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. He wrote thirteen novel sequels nine other fantasy novels and a host of other works (55 novels in total plus four "lost" novels 83 short stories over 200 poems an unknown number of scripts and many miscellaneous writings) and made numerous attempts to bring his works to the stage and screen.

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