Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at the lighthouse.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the...
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to...
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their...
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
Let me feel now what sharp distress I may
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can...
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.
In love of home, the love of country has its rise.
It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper;...
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
Probably every new and eagerly expected garment ever put on since clothes came in fell...
I am open to the guidance of synchronicity, and do not let expectations hinder my...
To the last moment of his breath, On hope the wretch relies; And even the...
I don't have high expectations anymore. Maybe they've just been beaten out of me.