Roald Dahl said, "If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely." Roald Dahl (1916–1990) was one of the world’s most imaginative, successful and loved storytellers. Since his death, his work has not only endured but is still increasing in popularity. His stories are currently available in 59 languages. Global sales of his books are estimated to be more than 200 million copies.