Charlie quotes, part one

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3:00pm, 9th June
Some of our favourite quotes from Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory turns 50 this year - so we're sharing some of our fave quotes from the story...

In honour of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory's 50th anniversary, we're showcasing some of the best-known quotes from this classic story.

"No good can ever come from spoiling a child like that, Charlie, you mark my words..." So says Charlie's Grandpa Joe about Golden Ticket winner Veruca Salt.

"Violet, you're turning violet, Violet!" - in the original story, it's Violet's mother Mrs Beauregarde who shrieks this as she watches her daughter turn a distinct shade of blueberry - but in the 1971 film, it's Violet's father who says these iconic words...

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