Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.
Quote by Charles Dickens
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
What is meant by a knowledge of the world is simply, an acquaintance with the...
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
Time was with most of us, when Christmas Day, encircling all our limited world like...
A boy's story is the best that is ever told.
You don't carry in your countenance a letter of recommendation.
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
Accidents will occur in the best-regulated families
He'd make a lovely corpse.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature....
There are not a few among the disciples of charity who require, in their vocation,...
There are strings in the human heart that had better not be vibrated.
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
The sergeant was describing a military life. It was all drinking, he said, except that...
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
Oh the nerves, the nerves; the mysteries of this machine called man! Oh the little...
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...