Everyone’s favorite teddy bear Winnie the Pooh is famous for his wits and happy look on life. Here are some of his best tips and quotes to inspire you.
On October 14th 1926 A.A. Milne’s book was published for the first time. The story is inspired by Milne’s son Christopher Robin and his favorite stuffed teddy bear. All of the friends of Winnie the Pooh are also inspired by Robin’s stuffed animal collection.
Over the years Winnie the Pooh has grown into a big franchise. There are even current plans to develop a live action movie based on his story.
If you ever feel down, or need some inspiration and motivation, check out these tips on life and great quotes from Winnie the Pooh:
“Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That’s the problem.”
“If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you.”
“You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.”
“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.”
“A day spent with you is my favorite day. So today is my new favorite day.”
“Some people care too much. I think it’s called love.”
“Sometimes the smallest things take the most room in your heart.”
“If there ever comes a day when we can’t be together, keep me in your heart, I’ll stay there forever.”
Piglet: “How do you spell love?” Pooh: “You don’t spell it, you feel it.”
“Love is taking a few steps backward maybe even more… to give way to the happiness of the person you love.”
“Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon.”
“The things that make me different, are the things that make me!”
“I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams we can be together all the time.”
“It’s not much of a tail, but I’m sort of attached to it.”
“Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.”
“Always watch where you are going. Otherwise, you may step on a piece of the forest that was left out by mistake.”
“A little consideration, a little thought for others, makes all the difference.”
“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.”
“It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn’t use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like, “What about lunch?”
“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.”