Just because an animal is large, it doesn't mean he doesn't want kindness; however big Tigger seems to be, remember that he wants as much kindness as Roo.— A. A. Milne
Informative Winnie The Pooh Book quotations
You can't help respecting anybody who can spell TUESDAY, even if he doesn't spell it right; but spelling isn't everything. There are days when spelling Tuesday simply doesn't count.
What day is it?" It's today," squeaked Piglet. My favorite day," said Pooh.
Pooh looked at his two paws. He knew that one of them was the right, and he knew that when you had decided which one of them was the right, then the other one was the left, but he never could remember how to begin.
They're funny things, Accidents. You never have them till you're having them.
It's always useful to know where a friend-and-relation is, whether you want him or whether you don't.
This writing business. Pencils and what-not. Over-rated, if you ask me. Silly stuff. Nothing in it.
But it isn't easy,' said Pooh. 'Because Poetry and Hums aren't things which you get, they're things which get you. And all you can do is to go where they can find you.
Before beginning a Hunt, it is wise to ask someone what you are looking for before you begin looking for it.
Promise you won't forget me, ever. Not even when I'm a hundred.
I did know once, only I've sort of forgotten.
I don't see much sense in that," said Rabbit.
"No," said Pooh humbly, "there isn't. But there was going to be when I began it. It's just that something happened to it along the way.
When late morning rolls around and you're feeling a bit out of sorts, don't worry; you're probably just a little eleven o'clockish.
So perhaps the best thing to do is to stop writing Introductions and get on with the book.
Then would you read a Sustaining Book, such as would help and comfort a Wedged Bear in Great Tightness.