20 Glinda The Good Witch Quotes From The Wizard Of Oz And Wicked

Monisha Kochhar
Dec 12, 2023 By Monisha Kochhar
Originally Published on Jan 15, 2021
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'Glinda' is a fictional witch character from 'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz', who also appeared in the novel called 'Wicked'.

'Glinda' is also known as 'Glinda the good witch' and the name Glinda actually means 'pretty'. Many parents name their baby girls 'Glinda' as it is synonymous with something which means good.

In the book, Glinda is depicted as a good witch with reddish-golden hair and magical powers who helps Dorothy to go back to her home in Kansas after a cyclone brings her and her dog Toto to the Munchkins country in the magical Land of Oz accidentally.

Dorothy kills the Wicked Witch of the East during this time and gets her magical silver shoes.

The Wicked Witch of the West had always had her eyes on those shoes.

The Wicked Witch of the West tries to get those shoes from Dorothy.

However, Dorothy, with the help of her friends, wizard, and Glinda manages to kill the Wicked Witch of the West and frees the land. Glinda feels happy about the demise of the Wicked Witch of the West and helps Dorothy and her friends to return home.

In the end, Glinda says to Dorothy " You had the power all along, my dear". Glinda tells Dorothy how she can go back to Kansas just by tapping her magical silver shoes three times.

Glinda showered Dorothy with motherly affection even though she was not her mother.

Some of the famous Glinda the good witch quotes are listed below. If you are looking for more quotes also check Toy Story quotes and Ursula quotes.

Wizard Of Oz Glinda The Good Witch Quotes

Listed below are 'The Wizard of Oz' movie Glinda the good witch quotes which are famous, funny, and inspirational. These five are Glinda the good witch quotes to Dorothy.

1." You always had the power, my dear, you just had to learn it for yourself "

-Glinda the good witch.

2."You are capable of more than you know"

-Glinda the good witch.

3."And all you do is follow the Yellow Brick Road "

-Glinda the good witch.

4."Close your eyes and tap your heels together three times and think to yourself there's no place like home"

-Glinda the good witch.

5."Are you a good witch or a bad witch?"

-Glinda the good witch.

Inspirational Glinda Witch Quotes

Wizard of Oz quotes have been inspirational in many ways. She gets rid of the Wicked Witch of the West very cleverly, for one. Below are some inspirational Glinda quotes.

6." Home is a place we all must find, child. It's not just a place where you eat or sleep. Home is knowing. Knowing your mind, knowing your heart, knowing your courage. If we know ourselves, we're always home, anywhere."

-Glinda the good witch.

7."It's always best to start at the beginning."

-Glinda the good witch.

8." Because she wouldn't have believed me. She had to learn it for herself."

-Glinda the good witch.

Funny Quotes By Glinda The Good Witch

Glinda is a fictional character created with a remarkable sense of humor. Some of her Wizard of Oz quotes are given below.

9." Go ahead and annoy me one more time..... The last witch that did is laying under a house."

-Glinda the good witch.

10."You have no power here! Begone, before somebody drops a house on you, too!"

-Glinda the good witch.

11."Only bad witches are ugly."

-Glinda the good witch.

12."It's Glinda, not Glenda. May the Wizard grant you a new brain"

-Glinda the good witch.

13." Let the joyous news be spread! The Wicked Old Witch at last is dead!"

-Glinda the good witch.

Glinda The Good Witch Quotes From 'Wicked'

'Wicked' is an American novel written by Gregory Maguire. It explores the characters of 'The Wizard of Oz'. This book was also made into a Broadway musical called 'Wicked'. Some of the famous quotes from it are listed below which includes Glinda the good witch quotes to the witch.

14."It's not about aptitude, it's the way you're viewed so it's very shrewd to be very very popular - like me !"

-Glinda the good witch.

15."People who claim that they're evil are usually no worse than rest of us. It's people who claim that they're good, or any way better than the rest of us, that you have to be wary of."

-Glinda the good witch.

16. "Panic now because my roommate is unusually and exceedingly peculiar and altogether quite impossible to describe."

-Glinda the good witch.

17." Something's wrong.....I didn't get my way. I think I need to lie down."

-Glinda the good witch.

18."I'm Glinda. The 'GA' is silent."

-Glinda the good witch.

19."And I have had so many friends, But only one that mattered."

-Glinda the good witch.

20." They're just shoes. Let it go!"

-Glinda the good witch.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotesfor everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for Glinda The Good Witch Quotes then why not take a look at Titanic quotes, or Katniss Everdeen quotes?

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Written by Monisha Kochhar

Bachelor of Arts Hons specializing in Modern Languages (French and Spanish)

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Monisha KochharBachelor of Arts Hons specializing in Modern Languages (French and Spanish)

A Modern Languages graduate from the University College London, Monisha with a passion for travel and exploring different cultures. She is fluent in French and Spanish and is currently learning Hindi. Monisha enjoys discovering new foods and is an avid sports fan, following soccer and Formula 1. In her spare time, she enjoys playing tennis and watching TV shows.

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