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Cheshire Cat Quotes

38 of the best book quotes from Cheshire Cat
  1. #1
    “I can’t know everything.”
  2. #2
    “If you don’t know where you are going any road can take you there.”
  3. #3
    “The uninformed must improve their deficit, or die.”
  4. #4
    “Let your need guide your behavior.”
  5. #5
    “When the day becomes the night and the sky becomes the sea, when the clock strikes heavy and there’s no time for tea; and in our darkest hour, before my final rhyme, she will come back home to Wonderland and turn back the hands of time.”
  6. #6
    “It’s always tea time.”
  7. #7
    “How do you run from what is inside your head?”
  8. #8
    “You may have noticed, I’m not all there myself.”
  1. #9
    “Well, some go this way, and some go that way. But as for me, myself, personally, I prefer the short-cut.”
  2. #10
    “I could hardly afford to lose my head.”
  3. #11
    “Only a few find the way, some don’t recognize it when they do – some… don’t ever want to.”
  4. #12
    “I am not crazy; my reality is just different from yours.”
  5. #13
    “Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?”
    “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat.
    “I don’t much care where—” said Alice.
    “Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,” said the Cat.
    “—so long as I get somewhere,” Alice added as an explanation.
    “Oh, you’re sure to do that,” said the Cat, “if you only walk long enough.”
  6. #14
    “Actually, I am right on time.”
  7. #15
    “Somehow you strayed and lost your way, and now there’ll be no time to play, no time for joy, no time for friends – not even time to make amends.”
  8. #16
    “We are all victims in-waiting.”
  1. #17
    “And no scheme of ours can raise any sort of smile.”
  2. #18
    “I’m stranger. You’re stranger. Together, we are… strangers.”
  3. #19
    “I went to a hunting party once, I didn’t like it. Terrible people. They all started hunting me!”
  4. #20
    “I never get involved in politics.”
  5. #21
    “The proper order of things is often a mystery to me.”
  6. #22
    “Goodbye, sweet hat.”
  7. #23
    “Can you stand on your head?”
  8. #24
    “You are too naïve if you do believe life is innocent laughter and fun.”
  1. #25
    “I knew who I was this morning, but I have changed a few times since then.”
  2. #26
    “Not all who wander are lost.”
  3. #27
    “Haste makes waste, so I rarely hurry. But if a ferret were about to dart up my dress, I’d run.”
  4. #28
    “Every adventure requires a first step.”
  5. #29
    “If you’re gonna make it to the top, get a grip on this rock, and get a grip on yourself.”
  6. #30
    “When you’ve understood this scripture, throw it away. If you can’t understand this scripture, throw it away. I insist on your freedom.”
  7. #31
    “Never let anyone drive you crazy; it is nearby anyway and the walk is good for you.”
  8. #32
    “Imagination is the only weapon in the war with reality.”
  1. #33
    “No one does [play fair] if they think they can get away with it.”
  2. #34
    “We’re all mad here. I am mad; you are mad.”
  3. #35
    “How fine you look when dressed in rage. Your enemies are fortunate your condition is not permanent. You’re lucky, too. Red eyes suit so few.”
  4. #36
    “How do you like the Queen?” said the Cat in a low voice.
    “Not at all,” said Alice: “she’s so extremely—” Just then she noticed that the Queen was close behind her, listening: so she went on “—likely to win, that it’s hardly worth while finishing the game.”
  5. #37
    “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 all my life!”
  6. #38
    “‘Have I gone mad?’ ‘I am afraid so, you are entirely bonkers. but I will tell you a secret… all the best people are.‘”
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