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“If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart. I'll stay there forever.”
A.A. Milne
“What I like doing best is Nothing."

"How do you do Nothing," asked Pooh after he had wondered for a long time.

"Well, it's when people call out at you just as you're going off to do it, 'What are you going to do, Christopher Robin?' and you say, 'Oh, Nothing,' and then you go and do it.

It means just going along, listening to all the things you can't hear, and not bothering."

"Oh!" said Pooh.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“Rabbit's clever," said Pooh thoughtfully.
"Yes," said Piglet, "Rabbit's clever."
"And he has Brain."
"Yes," said Piglet, "Rabbit has Brain."
There was a long silence.
"I suppose," said Pooh, "that that's why he never understands anything.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“When you are a Bear of Very Little Brain, and you Think of Things, you find sometimes that a Thing which seemed very Thingish inside you is quite different when it gets out into the open and has other people looking at it.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“Friendship," said Christopher Robin, "is a very comforting thing to have.”
A.A. Milne
“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, Winnie-the-Pooh
“[A] quotation is a handy thing to have about, saving one the trouble of thinking for oneself, always a laborious business."

(The Record Lie)”
A.A. Milne, If I May
“Think, think, think.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“A bear, however hard he tries, grows tubby without exercise.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“She turned to the sunlight
    And shook her yellow head,
And whispered to her neighbor:
    "Winter is dead.”
A.A. Milne, When We Were Very Young
“Think it over, think it under.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“It's not much of a tail, but I'm sort of attached to it.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“What I say is that, if a man really likes potatoes, he must be a pretty decent sort of fellow.”
A.A. Milne
“I did know once, only I've sort of forgotten.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“Hallo, Rabbit,” he said, “is that you?”
"Let’s pretend it isn’t,” said Rabbit, “and see what happens.”
A. A. Milne
“Pay attention to where you are going because without meaning you might get nowhere.”
A.A. Milne
“To the uneducated an A is just three sticks.”
A.A. Milne, The World of Winnie-the-Pooh
“The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. A second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. A first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.”
A.A. Milne
“Bother.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“Pooh," said Rabbit kindly, "you haven't any brain."
"I know," said Pooh humbly.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“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.”
A.A. Milne
“My spelling is Wobbly. It's good spelling but it Wobbles, and the letters get in the wrong places.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“I was walking along looking for somebody, and then suddenly I wasn't anymore.”
Pooh
“You never can tell with bees.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“There must be somebody there, because somebody must have said "Nobody.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“We'll be friends until forever, just you wait and see”
A.A. Milne
“So perhaps the best thing to do is to stop writing Introductions and get on with the book.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
“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.”
A.A. Miline
tags: fun
“It is hard to be brave, when you're only a Very Small Animal.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh


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