An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the...
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.
Accidents will occur in the best-regulated families
I do not know the American gentleman, God forgive me for putting two such words...
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever...
Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon...
A person who can't pay gets another person who can't pay to guarantee that he...
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There...
We are so very 'umble.
A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that...
There are strings in the human heart that had better not be vibrated.
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to...
Drink with me, my dear, said Mr. Weller. Put your lips to this here tumbler,...
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
The wise understand by themselves; fools follow the reports of others
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.