Quickly Quotable #22 – A. A. Milne

“If ever there is tomorrow when we’re not together… there is something you must always remember. you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. But the most important thing is, even if we’re apart… I’ll always be with you.”

“A quotation is a handy thing to have about, saving one the trouble of thinking for oneself.”

“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.”

Alan Alexander Milne (born Jan. 18, 1882, London, Eng. — died Jan. 31, 1956, Hartfield, Sussex) English writer. He joined the staff of Punch in 1906 and produced successful light comedies and a memorable detective novel, The Red House Mystery (1922), before verses written for his son Christopher Robin grew into the collections When We Were Very Young (1924) and Now We Are Six (1927), which became beloved classics. Stories about the adventures of Christopher Robin and the toy animals Pooh, Piglet, Kanga, Roo, Tigger, Rabbit, Owl, and Eeyore are told in the immensely popular Winnie-the-Pooh (1926) and The House at Pooh Corner (1928).

Quotes selected from Goodreads.com

Bio and more found at Answers.com

About Jodi

Jodi L. Milner is a writer, mandala enthusiast, and educator. Her epic fantasy novel, Stonebearer’s Betrayal, was published in November 2018 and rereleased in Jan 2020. She has been published in several anthologies. When not writing, she can be found folding children and feeding the laundry, occasionally in that order.
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5 Responses to Quickly Quotable #22 – A. A. Milne

  1. nrhatch says:

    Love Winnie the Pooh, and Tigger too!

    And the 2nd and 3rd quotes are WINNERS in my book.

    Thanks, Jo.

  2. Lua says:

    I LOVE Winnie the Pooh! Just looking at the picture makes me smile…
    Thank you for sharing those great quotes 🙂

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