"Who in the world am I? Ah, that's the great puzzle."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Lewis Carroll on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Lewis Carroll on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Lewis Carroll on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Lewis Carroll on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Lewis Carroll on Winston Churchill
"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)."
"It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards."
"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."