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
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
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.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
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.
It's always useful to know where a friend-and-relation is, whether you want him or whether you don't.
They're funny things, Accidents. You never have them till you're having them.
Each time you read a book, a tree smiles knowing there's life after death.
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.
Promise you won't forget me, ever. Not even when I'm a hundred.
You dont have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
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.
Before beginning a Hunt, it is wise to ask someone what you are looking for before you begin looking for it.
The book to read is not the one that thinks for you but the one which makes you think.
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.
Then would you read a Sustaining Book, such as would help and comfort a Wedged Bear in Great Tightness.
So perhaps the best thing to do is to stop writing Introductions and get on with the book.