Lewis Carroll Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Lewis Carroll quotes, Lewis Carroll sayings, and Lewis Carroll proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The hurrier I go, the behinder I get. Lewis Carroll
The hurrier I go, the behinder I get. Lewis Carroll
The hurrier I go, the behinder I get. Lewis Carroll
Better to be before you time, / Than e're to be behind; / To open the door while strikes the chime, / That shows a punctual mind. / Moral: / Let punctuality and care / Seize every flitting hour, / So shalt thou cull a floweret fair, / E'en from a fading flower. Lewis Carroll
It is a very inconvenient habit of kittens...that whatever you say to them, they always purr. Lewis Carroll
To me it seems that to give happiness is a far nobler goal than to attain it: and that what we exist for is much more a matter of relations to others than a matter of individual progress: much more a matter of helping others to heaven than of getting there ourselves. Lewis Carroll
Alice How long is forever? White Rabbit Sometimes, just one second. Lewis Carroll
We are but older children, dear, Who fret to find our bedtime near. Lewis Carroll
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. ' Lewis Carroll
Courtesy while you're thinking what to say. It saves time. Lewis Carroll
It is a very inconvenient habit of kittens (Alice had once made the remark) that whatever you say to them, they always purr. Lewis Carroll