Twinkle, twinkle little bat How I wonder what you’re at! Up above the world you fly, Like a tea-tray in the sky.
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.
There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents, and only one for birthday presents, you know.
Everything’s got a moral, if only you can find it.
I can’t go back to yesterday – because I was a different person then.
Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop.
If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.
Contrariwise, if it was so, it might be; and if it were so, it would be; but as it isn’t, it ain’t. That’s logic.