A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other
Quote by Charles Dickens
The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons.
May not the complaint, that common people are above their station, often take its rise...
Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence.
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever...
Gold, for the instant, lost its luster in his eyes, for there were countless treasures...
'Tis love that makes the world go round, my baby.
Time was with most of us, when Christmas Day, encircling all our limited world like...
He would make a lovely corpse.
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
It will be very generally found that those who will sneer habitually at human nature,...
Eccentricities of genius.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There...
Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide...
You don't carry in your countenance a letter of recommendation.
A person who can't pay gets another person who can't pay to guarantee that he...
Dreams are the bright creatures of poem and legend, who sport on earth in the...
I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the...
You see things; and you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and...