A boy's story is the best that is ever told.
Quote by Charles Dickens
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in...
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
A person who can't pay gets another person who can't pay to guarantee that he...
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart...
In love of home, the love of country has its rise.
I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you...
Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire.
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the...
Law is an ass, an idiot.
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.
We forge the chains we wear in life
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
A day wasted on others is not wasted on one's self.
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
It is a pleasant thing to reflect upon, and furnishes a complete answer to those...