Winnie the Pooh Day 2019: Best quotes from Pooh and friends to celebrate this beloved character

It's Winnie the Pooh Day!
It's Winnie the Pooh Day!
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PEOPLE around the world are celebrating their love of beloved children’s character Winnie the Pooh. 

The annual celebration – known as Winnie the Pooh Day – is takes place on January 18, which so happens to be today. 

AA Milne, the author of the books, actually based the Hundred Acre Wood on Ashdown Forest in East Sussex – if you fancy a trip this weekend, you could even go and play a game of Pooh sticks, in honour of the honey loving bear. 

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And to celebrate Winnie the Pooh Day, we’ve decided to round up the best quotes from him and his friends. 

Here they are:

My Favourite Day 

‘What day is it,?’ asked Pooh.

‘It’s today,’ squeaked Piglet.

‘My favourite day,’ said Pooh.

If you live to a hundred

‘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.’ – Pooh

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On Love 

‘How do you spell ‘love’?’ Piglet asked. 

‘You don’t spell it…you feel it,’ replied Pooh. 

‘Some people care too much. I think it’s called love.’ – Pooh

‘If there ever comes a day when we can’t be together, keep me in your heart, I’ll stay there forever.’ – Pooh

On friends

‘A day without a friend is like a pot without a single drop of honey left inside’ – Pooh

On bravery

‘You’re braver than you believe and stronger and smarter than you think’ – Pooh

Nothing is impossible 

‘People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day’ – Pooh

‘Doing nothing often leads to the very best of something’ – Pooh

How to get where you are going

‘I always get to where I am going by walking away from where I have been’ – Pooh


‘The most wonderful thing about Tiggers is that I’m the only one’ – Tigger


‘The things that make me different are the things that make me’ – Piglet

Whats your favourite Winnie the Pooh quote? Let us know in the comments below.