Lewis Carroll - Quotes

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If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there.

If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there.

No good fish goes anywhere without a porpoise. ---->>>

I can't go back to yesterday - because I was a different person then.

I can't go back to yesterday - because I was a different person then.

There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents, and only one for birthday presents, you know.

There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents, and only one for birthday presents, you know.

Contrariwise, 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. ---->>>

One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others. ---->>>

Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast. ---->>>

While the laughter of joy is in full harmony with our deeper life, the laughter of amusement should be kept apart from it. The danger is too great of thus learning to look at solemn things in a spirit of mockery, and to seek in them opportunities for exercising wit.

While the laughter of joy is in full harmony with our deeper life, the laughter of amusement should be kept apart from it. The danger is too great of thus learning to look at solemn things in a spirit of mockery, and to seek in them opportunities for exercising wit.

She generally gave herself very good advice, (though she very seldom followed it). ---->>>

Everything's got a moral, if only you can find it. ---->>>

'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the cat. 'We're all mad here.' ---->>>

'The time has come,' the walrus said, 'to talk of many things: of shoes and ships - and sealing wax - of cabbages and kings.'

'The time has come,' the walrus said, 'to talk of many things: of shoes and ships - and sealing wax - of cabbages and kings.'

It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.

It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.

Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast. ---->>>

Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop. ---->>>

Which form of proverb do you prefer Better late than never, or Better never than late? ---->>>

Oh, 'tis love, 'tis love that makes the world go round. ---->>>

Twinkle, twinkle little bat How I wonder what you're at! Up above the world you fly, Like a tea-tray in the sky. ---->>>

The rule is, jam tomorrow and jam yesterday - but never jam today. ---->>>

'What is the use of a book', thought Alice, 'without pictures or conversations?' ---->>>

That's the reason they're called lessons, because they lesson from day to day. ---->>>

Who in the world am I? Ah, that's the great puzzle. ---->>>

'When I use a word,' Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, 'it means just what I choose it to mean - neither more nor less.' ---->>>

Sentence first, verdict afterwards. ---->>>

But I was thinking of a way To multiply by ten, And always, in the answer, get The question back again. ---->>>

Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards. ---->>>

There comes a pause, for human strength will not endure to dance without cessation; and everyone must reach the point at length of absolute prostration.

There comes a pause, for human strength will not endure to dance without cessation; and everyone must reach the point at length of absolute prostration.

Take care of the sense and the sounds will take care of themselves. ---->>>

We called him Tortoise because he taught us. ---->>>

I have proved by actual trial that a letter, that takes an hour to write, takes only about 3 minutes to read! ---->>>

His answer trickled through my head like water through a sieve. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: January 27, 1832
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Die: January 14, 1898
Occupation: Author
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Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (; 27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll (), was an English writer, mathematician, logician, Anglican deacon, and photographer. His most famous writings are Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, its sequel Through the Looking-Glass, which includes the poem "Jabberwocky", and the poem The Hunting of the Snark, all examples of the genre of literary nonsense (wikipedia)