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Andersen's Fairy Tales

Andersen's Fairy Tales


by Andersen, Hans Christian

Andersen's Fairy Tales: Quotes (What Was Said) True or False

1. Which tale contains the phrase "It does not matter that one has been born in the henyard as long as one has lain in a swan's egg"? -> "The Ugly Duckling"
2. Who says, "I know that I shall love the world above, and the human beings who live up there"? -> The little mermaid
3. Which tale is about cloth that "had the strange quality of being invisible to anyone who was unfit for his office or unforgivably stupid"? -> "The Emperor's New Clothes"
4. Who says, "I have seen tears in the eyes of an emperor, and that is a great enough treasure for me"? -> The sandman
5. What does Inger say that finally sets her on the path to salvation? -> "Never can I be saved!"