The six impossible things Alice counted as she was fighting The Jabberwocky were: There’s a potion that can make you shrink. And a cake that can make you grow. Animals can talk. Cats can disappear. There is a place called Wonderland. I can slay the Jabberwocky.
” Sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” This quote is from the Queen in Through the Looking Glass. This quote by the Queen is the right spark for a fertile mind that is looking for inspiration. “But it’s no use going back to yesterday because I was a different person then.”
It’s a story of reconnecting with old friends and forging new friendships and realizing that the struggle and the fight are what keeps us alive and “young”. Throughout the series, when faced with staggering obstacles, Picard’s manta is “ One impossible thing at a time “.
Here is a list of things that are impossible to do with your body, and the few mutants who can do ’em: Sneeze with Your Eyes Open. Strange Tongue Tricks. Touch Your Nose or Chin With Your Tongue. Wiggle Your Ear. Twitch Your Nose. Gleeking. Lick Your Elbow. Raise One Eyebrow .
In Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking-Glass, the Red Queen tells Alice that the world keeps shifting so quickly under her feet that she has to keep running just to keep her position. This is our predicament with cancer: we are forced to keep running merely to keep still.
The 10/6 refers to the cost of a hat — 10 shillings and 6 pence, and later became the date and month to celebrate Mad Hatter Day. Even though Hatter is popularly known as the Mad Hatter , Lewis Carroll never refers to the character as the Mad Hatter .
The White Rabbit is a fictional character in Lewis Carroll’s 1865 book Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. He appears at the very beginning of the book, in chapter one, wearing a waistcoat, and muttering “Oh dear! Oh dear! I shall be too late!” Alice follows him down the rabbit hole into Wonderland.
Was Lewis Carroll high when he wrote his most famous books? Alice’s adventures do sound out of the ordinary—and Tim Burton’s extreme take on the book in his new movie is getting people talking. But no evidence exists that supports the idea that Carroll wrote this story under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Elizabeth de Mowbray
The Red Queen is a fictional character in Lewis Carroll’s fantasy 1871 novel Through the Looking-Glass. She is often confused with the Queen of Hearts from the previous book Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865), although the two are very different.
” 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.” “The question is,” said Alice, “whether you can make words mean so many different things.” “The question is,” said Humpty Dumpty, “which is to be master—that’s all.”