Alice Adventures In Wonderland Quotes by Lewis Carroll, Henry A. Kissinger, Samuel Beckett, Yogi Berra, Watts Humphrey, Jim Jarmusch and many others.
It takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that!
Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop.
One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.
Yes, that’s it! Said the Hatter with a sigh, it’s always tea time.
You’re thinking about something, my dear, and that makes you forget to talk.
Twinkle, twinkle little bat How I wonder what you’re at! Up above the world you fly, Like a tea-tray in the sky.
I don’t think…” then you shouldn’t talk, said the Hatter.
How puzzling all these changes are! I’m never sure what I’m going to be, from one minute to another.
I don’t believe there’s an atom of meaning in it.
For, you see, so many out-of-the-way things had happened lately, that Alice had begun to think that very few things indeed were really impossible.
And how many hours a day did you do lessons?’ said Alice, in a hurry to change the subject. Ten hours the first day,’ said the Mock Turtle: ‘nine the next, and so on.’ What a curious plan!’ exclaimed Alice. That’s the reason they’re called lessons,’ the Gryphon remarked: ‘because they lessen from day to day.
‘What is the use of a book’, thought Alice, ‘without pictures or conversations?’
Be what you would seem to be – or, if you’d like it put more simply – never imagine yourself not to be otherwise than what it might appear to others that what you were or might have been was not otherwise than what you had been would have appeared to them to be otherwise.
I think I should understand that better, if I had it written down: but I can’t quite follow it as you say it.
Keep your temper, said the Caterpillar.
If you drink much from a bottle marked ‘poison’ it is certain to disagree with you sooner or later.
when she thought it over afterwards it occurred to her that she ought to have wondered at this, but at the time it all seemed quite natural