FACT CHECK: DID LEWIS CARROLL WRITE, ‘EVERYONE WANTS A MAGICAL SOLUTION TO THEIR PROBLEMS, AND EVERYONE REFUSES TO BELIEVE IN MAGIC’?

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You know what the issue is with this world? Everyone wants a magical solution to their problems, and everyone refuses to believe in magic. -Alice In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll#magic #magicisreal #alice

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An image shared on Facebook claims that author Lewis Carroll once wrote, “You know what the issue is with this world? Everyone wants a magical solution to their problems, and everyone refuses to believe in magic.”

The quote does not appear in any of Carroll’s works, nor in any film adaptations of his novel “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.” It is actually a line from ABC’s television show “Once Upon a Time.”

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Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, wrote numerous literary works in the 19th century, including the children’s classic “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and its sequel “Through the Looking-Glass.”

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However, nowhere in these works, or any of his other writings, could the quote attributed to him in the Facebook post be found. The post alleges that it comes from “Alice In Wonderland,” but a keyword search of the 1951 and 2010 film adaptations with that name turned up no matches, and neither did the sequel to the 2010 movie.

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