Alice In Wonderland – 40+ Quotes That You Understand More As A Grown-Up

We all remember the story of a little girl who turns up in a strange land while following a rabbit. Popularly known as ‘Alice In Wonderland’, this classic anecdote has inspired so many 1951 animated Disney movies. There are countless Alice In Wonderland quotes which have inspired endless number of people over the span of years. Written almost 152 years ago in 1865 ‘Alice In Wonderland’ has ever since remained an exemplary tale among the children.

Disney has never disappointed it’s viewers with the characters it has introduced over the years. Alice In Wonderland is one such movie whose characters have stayed with all of us since our childhood. The girl with her own imaginary world has been the most admired classic character.

The Book has been appreciated by the people generation after generations and it deserves all the love it has received. The book also came out with a sequel, Alice Through The Looking Glass, which again received same amount of love as the first book. Since there are innumerable number of quotes but still we’ve managed to gather some of the popular quotes for you to get influenced. So here’s a list of Alice In Wonderland Quotes. The quotes that you are about to read are as notable as the book itself.

Alice In Wonderland quotes

1. Alice In Wonderland quotes based on Travel

  • “Who in the world am I? Ah, that’s the great puzzle.” – Alice 
  • “If everybody minded their own business, the world would go around a great deal faster than it does.” – The Duchess 
  • “Actually, the best gift you could have given her was a lifetime of adventures…” – Lewis Carroll ( Alice In Wonderland)
  • “When you can’t look on the bright side, I will sit with you in the dark.’ – The Mad Hatter 

Alice in Wonderland quotes

  • “You know what the issue is with this world? Everyone wants some magical solution to their problem and everyone refuses to believe in magic.” – The Mad Hatter
  • “If you don’t know where you are going any road can take you there.” – The Cheshire Cat 

  • “Would you like an adventure now or shall we have our tea first.”  Alice In Wonderland 
  • “Now, here. you see. it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that! – The Red Queen 
  • I don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there,” Cheshire Cat
  • “Would you tell me which way? I ought to go from here.”

2. Alice In Wonderland quotes related to Life

  • “We’re all mad here. I am mad; you are mad.”

Alice in Wonderland quotes

  • “Who are you?” asked the caterpillar. “I hardly know, Sir. I know who I was, but i think I must have changed,”
  • “If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is, because everything would be what it isn’t. And contrary-wise, what is, wouldn’t be. And what it wouldn’t be, it would. You see?
  • ” Curiosity often leads to trouble.”
  • ” You,” he said, “are a terribly real thing in a terribly fake world, and that, I believe, is why are you in so much pain.”

Alice in Wonderland quotes

  • “It would be so nice if something made sense for a change.”
  • ” You need to be much more… muchier. You’ve lost your muchiness.”
  • ” The hurrier I go, the behinder I get.”
  • “But, I nearly forgot. You must close your eyes. Otherwise… you won’t see anything.”
  • Alice,“This is impossible.” “Only if you believe it is.” The Mad Hatter
  • ” I’m not really crazy. My reality is just different from yours.” Cheshire Cat
  • “At every moment of our lives, we all have one foot in a fairy tale and the other in the abyss.”
  • “That’s the reason they’re called lessons,” the Gryphon remarked: “because they lessen from day to day.”

3. Based on Time

  • “Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”
  • “It takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that.”
  • “You cannot change the past, but I dare say you might.”
  • “I can’t go back to time because I was a different person then.”

  • “It would have made a dreadfully ugly child; but it makes rather a handsome pig.”
  • “And what is the use of a book,” Alice thought,”without pictures or conversation?”
  • “I knew who I was this morning but I’ve changed a few times since then.”
  • Alice “How long is forever?” The White Rabbit “sometimes just one second.”

Alice in Wonderland quotes

  • “This is my dream, I’ll decide where I’ll go from here.”
  • “You can let others dream with you. But darling, never let them wake you up.”
  • “How puzzling all these changes are! I’m never sure what I am going to be, from one minute to another.”

4. Others

  • “But I don’t want to go among mad people,” said Alice. “Oh you can’t help that,”said the cat.”We’re all mad here.”
  • “Who cares for you? You’re nothing but the pack of cards.”
  • “I don’t think–” “Then you shouldn’t talk.”
  • “How to run from what’s inside your head?”

  • “Imagination is the only weapon in the war with reality.”
  • “You are too naive if you do believe if life is innocent laughter and fun.”
  • “Only few find their way, some don’t recognise it when they do- some… don’t ever want to.”
  • “I don’t see how he can ever finish, if he doesn’t begin.”
  • “And the moral of that is — ‘Be what you would seem to be’– or, if you’d like it put more simply — ‘Never imagine yourself not to be otherwise than what it might appear to others that what you were or might have been was not otherwise than what you had been would have appeared to them to be otherwise.”
  • “The best way to explain is to do it.”

Alice in Wonderland quotes

So, these were some inspiring and popular Alice In Wonderland quotes. You might have already read these quotes somewhere before, but if you haven’t I hope you enjoyed them.