Kenneth Grahame

Kenneth Grahame

Scottish author of The Wind in the Willows
Well, very long ago, on the spot where the Wild Wood waves now, before ever it had planted itself and grown up to what it now is, there was a city - a city of people, you knowMore Kenneth Grahame quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Spring was moving in the air above and in the earth below and around him, penetrating even his dark and lowly little house with its spirit of divine discontent and longing.More Kenneth Grahame quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Banquets are always pleasant things, consisting mostly, as they do, of eating and drinking; but the specially nice thing about a banquet is, that it comes when something's over, and there's nothing more to worry about, and to-morrow seems a long way off.More Kenneth Grahame quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Toad, with no one to check his statements or to criticize in an unfriendly spirit, rather let himself go. Indeed, much that he related belonged more properly to the category of what-might-have-happened-had-I-only-thought-of-it-in-time-instead-of-ten-minutes-afterwards. Those are always the best and raciest adventures; and why should they not be truly ours, as much as the somewhat inadequate things that really come off?More Kenneth Grahame quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As a rule, indeed, grown-up people are fairly correct on matters of fact; it is in the higher gift of imagination that they are so sadly to seek.More Kenneth Grahame quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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