Lewis Carroll Quotes In English

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Lewis Carroll Quotes In English

Hello, Welcome in Inspiring top quotes by Lewis Carroll on love, life, learning, strength and wisdom. Our team gives you some quotes about Lewis Carroll. He was born on 27 January 1832, Daresbury, United Kingdom. Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, was an English writer of children’s fiction, notably Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and its sequel Through the Looking-Glass. He was noted for his facility at word play, logic, and fantasy. HE died in 14 January 1898, Guildford, United Kingdom.

  • “It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.”

  • “Up above the world you fly, like a tea tray in the sky…”

  • “Sentence first; verdict afterwards.” -Queen of Hearts”

  • “That’s the reason they’re called lessons,” the Gryphon remarked: “because they lessen from day to day.”

  • “Well! I’ve often seen a cat without a grin,’ thought Alice ‘but a grin without a cat! It’s the most curious thing i ever saw in my life!”

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  • “You’re thinking about something, and it makes you forget to talk.”

  • “She who saves a single soul, saves the universe.”

  • “It is a very inconvenient habit of kittens (Alice had once made the remark) that whatever you say to them, they always purr.”

  • “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.”

  • “Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards.”

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  • “Take care of the sense and the sounds will take care of themselves.”

  • “But then, shall I never get any older than I am now? That’ll be a comfort, one way — never to be an old woman — but then — always to have lessons to learn!”

  • “If you set to work to believe everything, you will tire out the believing-muscles of your mind, and then you’ll be so weak you won’t be able to believe the simplest true things.”

  • “Curiouser and curiouser!” Cried Alice (she was so much surprised, that for the moment she quite forgot how to speak good English).”

  • “I give myself very good advice, but I very seldom follow it.”

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  • “Everything’s got a moral, if only you can find it”

  • “Now, here, you see, 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!”

  • “Do you suppose she’s a wildflower?”

  • “I’d give all the wealth that years have piled, the slow result of life’s decay, To be once more a little child for one bright summer day.”

  • “When I was your age, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes, I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”

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  • “Yes, that’s it! Said the Hatter with a sigh, it’s always tea time.”

  • “Consider anything, only don’t cry!”

  • “It’s a poor sort of memory that only works backwards,’ says the White Queen to Alice.”

  • “People who don’t think shouldn’t talk.”

  • “Tut, tut, child!” said the Duchess. “Everything’s got a moral, if only you can find it.”

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  • “Speak roughly to your little boy and beat him when he sneezes! he only does it to annoy, because he knows it teases!”

  • “And what is the use of a book,” thought Alice, “without pictures or conversation?”

  • “If you limit your actions in life to things that nobody can possibly find fault with, you will not do much!”

  • “How puzzling all these changes are! I’m never sure what I’m going to be, from one minute to another.”

  • “I wish I hadn’t cried so much!” said Alice, as she swam about, trying to find her way out. I shall be punished for it now, I suppose, by being drowned in my own tears !”

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  • “The time has come,” the walrus said, “to talk of many things: Of shoes and ships – and sealing wax – of cabbages and kings”

  • “Which way you ought to go depends on where you want to get to…”

  • “I’m afraid I can’t explain myself, sir. Because I am not myself, you see?”

  • “Look after the senses and the sounds will look after themselves”

  • “In a Wonderland they lie, Dreaming as the days go by, Dreaming as the summers die: Ever drifting down the stream- Lingering in the golden gleam- Life, what is it but a dream?”

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  • “Rule Forty-two. All persons more than a mile high to leave the court.”

  • “I’m not strange, weird, off, nor crazy, my reality is just different from yours.”

  • “Speak English!’ said the Eaglet. ‘I don’t know the meaning of half those long words, and I don’t believe you do either!”

  • “No, no! The adventures first, explanations take such a dreadful time.”

  • “We’re all mad here. Im mad. You’re mad”

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  • “Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe; All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe.”

  • “It’s always tea-time.”

  • “If everybody minded their own business, the world would go around a great deal faster than it does.”

  • “No wise fish would go anywhere without a porpoise.”

  • “Who in the world am I? Ah, that’s the great puzzle.”

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  • “Either it brings tears to their eyes, or else -” “Or else what?” said Alice, for the Knight had made a sudden pause. “Or else it doesn’t, you know.”

  • “Begin at the beginning,” the King said, very gravely, “and go on till you come to the end: then stop.”

  • “In another moment down went Alice after it, never once considering how in the world she was to get out again.”

  • “I don’t think…” then you shouldn’t talk, said the Hatter.”

  • “There is a place, like no place on earth. A land full of wonder, mystery, and danger. Some say, to survive it, you need to be as mad as a hatter. Which, luckily, I am.”

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  • “She generally gave herself very good advice, (though she very seldom followed it).”

  • “Alice had got so much into the way of expecting nothing but out-of-the-way things to happen, that it seemed quite dull and stupid for life to go on in the common way.”

  • “Why it’s simply impassible! Alice: Why, don’t you mean impossible? Door: No, I do mean impassible. (chuckles) Nothing’s impossible!”

  • “Speak in French when you can’t think of the English for a thing– turn your toes out when you walk— And remember who you are!”

  • “Everything is funny, if you can laugh at it.”

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  • “The hurrier I go, the behinder I get.”

  • “Alice:How long is forever? White Rabbit:Sometimes, just one second.”

  • “The Mad Hatter: “Would you like some wine?” Alice: “Yes…” The Mad Hatter: “We haven’t any and you’re too young.”

  • “Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.”

  • “Off with their heads!”

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  • “He was part of my dream, of course — but then I was part of his dream, too.”

  • “Where should I go?” -Alice. “That depends on where you want to end up.” – The Cheshire Cat.”

  • “I knew who I was this morning, but I’ve changed a few times since then.”

  • “If you don’t know where you are going any road can take you there”

  • “It is better to be feared than loved.”

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  • “My dear, here we must run as fast as we can, just to stay in place. And if you wish to go anywhere you must run twice as fast as that.”

  • “Well, I never heard it before, but it sounds uncommon nonsense.”

  • “Contrariwise,’ continued Tweedledee, ‘if it was so, it might be; and if it were so, it would be; but as it isn’t, it ain’t. That’s logic.”

  • “Why is a raven like a writing desk?”

  • “If you drink much from a bottle marked ‘poison’ it is certain to disagree with you sooner or later.”

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  • “I could tell you my adventures—beginning from this morning,” said Alice a little timidly; “but it’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.”

  • “We’re all mad here.”

  • “Cat: Where are you going? Alice: Which way should I go? Cat: That depends on where you are going. Alice: I don’t know. Cat: Then it doesn’t matter which way you go.”

  • “Have I gone mad? I’m afraid so, but let me tell you something, the best people usually are.”

  • “If you’ll believe in me, I’ll believe in you. Is that a bargain?”

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  • “I know who I WAS when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then”

  • “Little Alice fell d o w n the hOle, bumped her head and bruised her soul”

  • “One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.”

  • “Life, what is it but a dream?”

  • “Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”

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  • “‎You’re not the same as you were before,” he said. You were much more… muchier… you’ve lost your muchness.”

  • “Oh, you can’t help that,’ said the cat. ‘We’re all mad here.”

  • “What a strange world we live in…Said Alice to the Queen of hearts”

  • “The time has come The walrus said To talk of many things: Of shoes- and ships- And sealing wax- Of cabbages and kings- And why the sae is boiling hot- And whether pigs have wings.”

  • “When I used to read fairy-tales, I fancied that kind of thing never happened, and now here I am in the middle of one!”

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  • “We are but older children, dear, Who fret to find our bedtime near.”

  • “But, said Alice, if the world has absolutely no sense, who’s stopping us from inventing one?”

  • “Thy loving smile will surely hail The love-gift of a fairy tale.”

  • “Well, when one’s lost, I suppose it’s good advice to stay where you are until someone finds you.”

  • “Read the directions and directly you will be directed in the right direction.”

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  • “She tried to fancy what the flame of a candle is like after the candle is blown out, for she could not remember ever having seen such a thing.”

  • “I’m very brave generally,’ he went on in a low voice: ‘only today I happen to have a headache.’ (Tweedledum)”

  • “I have seen so many extraordinary things, nothing seems extraordinary any more”

  • “It would be so nice if something made sense for a change.”

  • “If it had grown up, it would have made a dreadfully ugly child; but it makes rather a handsome pig, I think.”

  • “Well that was the silliest tea party I ever went to! I am never going back there again!”

  • “The things most people want to know about are usually none of their business.”

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