A. A. Milne, fully Alan Alexander "A. A." Milne

A. A.
Milne, fully Alan Alexander "A. A." Milne
1882
1956

English Author (Winnie the Pooh), Writer and Playwright

Author Quotes

Turn around, Piglet. Step lightly, Pooh. This silly ol' dance is perfect for two.

What? said Piglet, with a jump. And then, to show that he hadn't been frightened, he jumped up and down once or twice more in an exercising sort of way.

WHERE did you say it was?' asked Pooh. Just here,' said Eeyore. Made of sticks?' Yes' Oh!' said Piglet. What?' said Eeyore. I just said Oh!' said Piglet nervously. And so as to seem quite at ease he hummed Tiddely-pom once or twice in a what-shall-we-do-now kind of way.

Tut, Tut, looks like rain

Whatever fortune brings, don't be afraid of doing things.

Wherever I am, there's always Pooh, there's always Pooh and Me. Whatever I do, he wants to do, Where are you going today? says Pooh: Well, that's very odd 'cos I was too. Let's go together, says Pooh, says he. Let's go together, says Pooh.

They wanted to come in after the pounds, explained Pooh, so I let them. It's the best way to write poetry, letting things come.

Walking with her man,

When at the age of eighteen you are suddenly given a cheque-book and called ?Sir,? you must do something by way of acknowledgment. A pipe in the mouth makes it clear that there has been no mistake?you are undoubtedly a man.

Wherever they go, and whatever happens to them on the way, in that enchanted place on the top of the Forest a little boy and his Bear will always be playing.

They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace - Christopher Robin went down with Alice. They've great big parties inside the grounds. I wouldn't be king for a hundred pounds, Says Alice.

We can?t all and some of us don?t. That?s all there is to it.

When carrying a jar of honey to give to a friend for his birthday, don't stop and eat it along the way.

Which makes it a bothering sort of day.

They're funny things, Accidents. You never have them till you're having them.

Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.

When having a smackerel of something with a friend, don't eat so much that you get stuck in the doorway trying to get out.

Would you mind coming with me, Piglet, in case they turn out to be Hostile Animals?

Think it over, think it under.

We'll be Friends Forever, won't we, Pooh?' asked Piglet. Even longer,' Pooh answered.

When I was One, I had just begun. When I was Two, I was nearly new. When I was Three I was hardly me. When I was Four, I was not much more. When I was Five, I was just alive. But now I am Six, I'm as clever as clever, So I think I'll be six now for ever and ever.

Yes, said Tigger, they're very good flyers, Tiggers are. Strornry good flyers.

Think, think, think.

We'll be friends until forever, just you wait and see.

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.

Author Picture
First Name
A. A.
Last Name
Milne, fully Alan Alexander "A. A." Milne
Birth Date
1882
Death Date
1956
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English Author (Winnie the Pooh), Writer and Playwright