Helen Keller

Author

Nationality: American Born: June 27, 1880 Died: June 1, 1968

Alan Alexander Milne, better known as A. A. Milne, was an author and poet from England, who was particularly famous for being the creator of the character Winnie the Pooh. Milne was educated at the University of Cambridge and initially worked as a playwright; however it was as the writer of Winnie the Pooh in 1926 that he became famous. It was followed up by The House at Pooh Corner two year later. Other than that, he was a prolific writer who wrote children’s short story and poetry collections, newspaper columns, plays and had also been a columnist for the popular magazine Punch.
There is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors, and no slave who has not had a king among his.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart.
True happiness... is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.
The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight, but has no vision.
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.