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
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
Time was with most of us, when Christmas Day, encircling all our limited world like...
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There...
Law is an ass, an idiot.
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain...
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
That glorious vision of doing good is so often the sanguine mirage of so many...
We forge the chains we wear in life
The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons.
Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide...
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
Gold, for the instant, lost its luster in his eyes, for there were countless treasures...
The only victory over love is flight.
Nowadays men cannot love seven night but they must have all their desires: that love...