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birthdays Quotes

22 of the best book quotes about birthdays
  1. #1
    “After all, what are birthdays? Here today and gone tomorrow.”
    author
    A. A. Milne
    character
    Eeyore
    concept
    birthdays
  2. #2
    ″‘I told you. On his eleventh birthday. At three o’clock in the afternoon. It’ll sort of home in on him. He’s supposed to name it himself.‘”
  3. #3
    “Now let me see,” he thought, as he took his last lick of the inside of the jar, “where was I going, Ah, yes, Eeyore.” He got up slowly. And then, suddenly, he remembered. He had eaten Eeyore’s present!
  4. #4
    “You don’t always want to be miserable on my birthday, do you?”
  5. #5
    “This day shall be thy birth-day, and thy grave.”
  6. #6
    “And I wish I could do All these great things for you!”
  7. #7
    “All of it, all of it, All is for you!”
  1. #8
    “Wake up! For Today is your Day of all Days!”
  2. #9
    “A Present! A-ha! Now what kind shall I give...? Why, the kind you’ll remember as long as you live!”
  3. #10
    “The Great Birthday Bird! [...] This bird has a brain. He’s most beautifully brained with the brainiest bird-brain that’s ever been trained.”
  4. #11
    “That costs quite a lot. But I couldn’t care less. Today is your birthday! Today You are You! So what if it costs me a thousand or two.”
  5. #12
    “Today [...] eat whatever you want [...] If you wish, you may eat with both hands and both feet. So get in there and munch. Have a big munch-er-oo!”
  6. #13
    “If we didn’t have birthdays, you wouldn’t be you. If you’d never been born, well then what would you do? [...] Why, you might be a WASN’T!”
  7. #14
    “I am what I am! That’s a great thing to be! If I say so myself, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!”
  1. #15
    “Because, after your party, as well you may guess, it will take twenty days just to sweep up the mess.”
  2. #16
    “I do not remember to have ever met a slave who could tell of his birthday.”
  3. #17
    “Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is You-er than You!”
  4. #18
    “Today I’m five. I was four last night going to sleep in Wardrobe, but when I wake up in Bed in the dark I’m changed to five, abracadabra. Before that I was three, then two, then one, then zero. ‘Was I minus numbers?‘”
  5. #19
    “You seem so sad, Eeyore.”
    “Sad? Why should I be sad? It’s my birthday. The happiest day of the year.”
  6. #20
    “The family section ran a regular feature about kids on their birthdays, and my mother had called in some info. The last sentence read: ‘As a hobby, Leo Borlock collects porcupine neckties.‘”
  7. #21
    ″‘Hurry everybody!’ said Mr Lemoncello. ‘I don’t want to be late to my own birthday party.‘”
  8. #22
    “For my last birthday, Dad bought me a pocket-sized Collins English Dictionary. It would only fit in a pocket that had been specially designed.”