There is no way you haven’t heard of the Cheshire Cat. It is the adored book and movie character by the young and the old, hence his overwhelming popularity. He is famous for his extraordinary sense of humour as well as his charming habit of smiling on pretty much any occasion. He is one of the best creations of Lewis Carroll’s imagination and we all know that the ability to create bouncy castles just with the power of your mind is crucial if we want to live our lives as happily as possible. Here are some of the best Cheshire Cat quotes we have managed to fish out of the book for you to enjoy!
Cheshire Cat Quotes
“I don’t like the looks of it,’ said the King: ‘however, it may kis my hand, if it likes.”I’d rather not,’ the Cat remarked.”
“You just go where your high-top sneakers sneak, and don’t forget to use your head.”
“I’m not crazy. My reality is just different than yours. ~ Cheshire Cat”
“And how do you know that you’re mad? “To begin with,” said the Cat, “a dog’s not mad. You grant that?” I suppose so, said Alice. “Well then,” the Cat went on, “you see a dog growls when it’s angry, and wags it’s tail when it’s pleased. Now I growl when I’m pleased, and wag my tail when I’m angry. Therefore I’m mad.”
“Besides, if you ever did eat some bad food, I could still find a use for you. I’ve always wanted a cat-drawn carriage.”Cheshire opened one eye, his pupil slitted and unamused. “I would dangle balls of yarn and fish bones out in front to keep you moving.”He stopped purring long enough to say, “You are not as cute as you think you are, Lady Pinkerton.”
Cheshire Cat Quotes Disney
One of the best Alice in Wonderland book adaptations is the Disney one. They have managed to translate Lewis Carroll’s magical world in such a way that the story does not leave a single person impartial. The Cheshire Cat is proud of his undeniable madness and is not a teeny bit shy to tell that everyone he meets. Here are some of the greatest Cheshire Cat quotes Disney that prove that!
You know? We could make her really angry! Shall we try?
Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.
Cheshire Cat: “I’m not crazy. My reality is just different than yours.”
Alice Kingsleigh: Alice Kingsleigh: I learned that I may not be able to change history but I can learn from it.
You used to be much more…muchier. You’ve lost your muchness.
Tim Burton Cheshire Cat Quotes
Tim Burton is famous for his unique way of storytelling and creating a whole new reality for us to dive into. One of his quirkiest book adaptations in the Alice in Wonderland one. He added a new layer of madness to the Cheshire Cat and created such a script that is hardly possible not to tear apart for incredible quotes. These are our favourite Tim Burton Cheshire Cat quotes we have managed to find!
Alice laughed. “There’s no use trying,” she said: “one can’t believe impossible things.”
“I daresay you haven’t had much practice,” said the Queen. “When I was your age, I always did it for half-an-hour a day. Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”
“Well, in our country,” said Alice, still panting a little, “you’d generally get to somewhere else — if you ran very fast for a long time, as we’ve been doing.”
“A slow sort of country!” said the Queen. “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!”
“Who are YOU?” said the Caterpillar.
This was not an encouraging opening for a conversation. Alice replied, rather shyly, “I–I hardly know, sir, just at present– at least I know who I WAS when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then.”
If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will take you there.
“Tut, tut, child!” said the Duchess. “Everything’s got a moral, if only you can find it.”
The White Rabbit put on his spectacles. “Where shall I begin, please your Majesty?” he asked.
“Begin at the beginning,” the King said gravely, “and go on till you come to the end: then stop.”
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