"It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Lewis Carroll on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Lewis Carroll on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Lewis Carroll on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Lewis Carroll on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Lewis Carroll on Albert Einstein
"There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents, and only one for birthday presents, you know."
"She generally gave herself very good advice, (though she very seldom followed it)."
"Who in the world am I? Ah, that's the great puzzle."
"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."
"One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others."