Maurice Bernard Sendak (born June 10, 1928, in Brooklyn, New York) is an American writer and illustrator of children's literature who is best known for his book Where the Wild Things Are, published in 1963. An elementary school (from kindergarten to grade five) in North Hollywood, California, is named in his honor

★ FAVORITE (0 votes)

Famous quotes by Maurice Sendak:Sort:PopularA - Z

Share your thoughts on Maurice Sendak's quotes with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this author page to your bibliography:


"Maurice Sendak Quotes." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 10 Oct. 2015. < Sendak>.

Missing a quote of Maurice Sendak?

Know another good quote of Maurice Sendak? Don't keep it to yourself!