Accidents will occur in the best-regulated families
Quote by Charles Dickens
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
Eccentricities of genius.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels...
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
We forge the chains we wear in life
Drink with me, my dear, said Mr. Weller. Put your lips to this here tumbler,...
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper;...
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
He would make a lovely corpse.
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last
It is well for a man to respect his own vocation whatever it is and...
Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.
A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that...
His wardrobe was extensive--very extensive--not strictly classical perhaps, not quite new, nor did it contain...
We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.
I view the tea-drinking as a destroyer of health, an enfeebler of the frome, an...