His answer trickled through my head like water through a sieve.
But I was thinking of a way To multiply by ten, And always, in the answer, get The question back again.
‘What is the use of a book’, thought Alice, ‘without pictures or conversations?’
Take care of the sense and the sounds will take care of themselves.
Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards.
We called him Tortoise because he taught us.
No good fish goes anywhere without a porpoise.
The rule is, jam tomorrow and jam yesterday – but never jam today.
I have proved by actual trial that a letter, that takes an hour to write, takes only about 3 minutes to read!
Sentence first, verdict afterwards.
Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
‘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.’
Everything’s got a moral, if only you can find it.
It’s a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.
Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop.