Here are a few of my favorite lines from the book I finished today.
"Every day was a happy day, and every night was peaceful."
"Yes," she replied in her sweet, musical voice, "I always give them an anaesthetic so they won't feel the pain. It's a little service I throw in."
"It is quite possible that an animal has spoken civilly to me and that I didn't catch the remark because I wasn't paying attention. Children pay attention better than grownups."
"Well, they have to grow up some time, and a fair is a good place to start, I guess."
"It is not often that someone comes along who is a true friend and a good writer."
UPDATE: Charlotte's Web.