A. A. Milne

A Quote by A. A. Milne on beginning, good, and justice

"Well," said Pooh, "what I like best-" and then he had to stop and think. Because although Eating Honey was a very good thing to do, there was a moment just before you began to eat it which was better than when you were, but he didn't know what it was called.

A. A. Milne

Source: The House at Pooh Corner

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A Quote by A. A. Milne on exercise

A bear, however hard he tries, grows tubby without exercise.

A. A. Milne

Source: Pooh's Little Instruction Book

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A Quote by A. A. Milne on friendship

It's always useful to know where a friend-and-relation is, whether you want him or whether you don't.

A. A. Milne

Source: Rabbit, Pooh's Little Instruction Book

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A Quote by A. A. Milne

You can't stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.

A. A. Milne

Source: Pooh's Little Instruction Book

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A Quote by A. A. Milne on justice, listening, and value

Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can't hear, and not bothering.

A. A. Milne

Source: Pooh's Little Instruction Book, inspired by A. A. Milne

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A Quote by A. A. Milne on doubt and nature

No doubt Jack the Ripper excused himself on the grounds that it was human nature.

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A Quote by A. A. Milne

Sometimes, if you stand on the bottom rail of a bridge and lean over to watch the river slipping slowly away beneath you, you will suddenly know everything there is to be known.

A. A. Milne

Source: Pooh's Little Instruction Book

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A Quote by A. A. Milne on boredom and needs

Bores can be divided into two classes: those who have their own particular subject, and those who do not need a subject.

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A Quote by A. A. Milne on work

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Brains first and then Hard Work.

A. A. Milne

Source: Eeyore, Pooh's Little Instruction Book

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A Quote by A. A. Milne on animals and bravery

It is hard to be brave, when you're only a Very Small Animal.

A. A. Milne

Source: Piglet, Pooh's Little Instruction Book

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