Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.
A. A. Milne
Source: Pooh's Little Instruction Book
Contributed by: Zaady
Time is swift, it races by; Opportunities are born and die... Still you wait and will not try - A bird with wings who dares not rise and fly.
Eeyore, the old grey donkey, stood by the side of the stream and looked at himself in the water. "Pathetic," he said. "That's what it is. Pathetic."
Source: Eeyore, Winnie the Pooh
If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient. It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear.
Poetry and Hums aren't things which you get, they're things which get you. And all you can do is go where they can find you.
Source: Winnie-the-Pooh, Pooh's Little Instruction Book
Those who are clever, who have a Brain, never understand anything.
We can't all, and some of us don't. That's all there is to it..
It's always useful to know where a friend-and-relation is, whether you want him or whether you don't.
Source: Rabbit, Pooh's Little Instruction Book
You can't stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.
Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can't hear, and not bothering.
Source: Pooh's Little Instruction Book, inspired by A. A. Milne
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