The quote isn't the only thing I can relate to. Matilda was an absolute favorite movie of mine as a child and adult. I could relate to they way Matilda loved books starting at a young age. I admired her a great deal for her strength.
Anne of Avonlea - L. Montgomery The second in the classic Canadian series detailing orphaned red-headed heroine Anne Shirley's adventures and life lessons from girlhood to marriage and beyond in the quiet farming town of Avonlea, Prince Exward Island.