Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
“There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.
“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go.
“A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
“I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.
“Nobody likes being alone that much. I don’t go out of my way to make friends, that’s all. It just leads to disappointment.
“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
“Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind.
“Pooh!” he whispered.
“Nothing,” said Piglet, taking Pooh’s paw. “I just wanted to be sure of you.