Kenneth Grahame

Kenneth Grahame

Scottish author of The Wind in the Willows
Nice? It's the ONLY thing, said the Water Rat solemnly, as he leant forward for his stroke. Believe me, my young friend, there is NOTHING - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats. Simply messing... he went on dreamily: messing about... in... boats; messing..More 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 [08/20/2011 03:08:48]
Animals when in company walk in a proper and sensible manner, in single file, instead of sprawling all across the road and being of no use or support to each other in case of sudden trouble or danger.More Kenneth Grahame quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Home! That was what they meant, those caressing appeals, Those soft touches wafted through the air, those invisible little hands pulling and tugging, all one way.More Kenneth Grahame quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The clever men of Oxford, know all that there is to be knowed but they none of them know one half as much as intelligent Mr. Toad.More Kenneth Grahame quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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What would he do in our country?
Until being laid off for a while,
he would serve as an officer completely. [12/27/2018 04:12:42] More