I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart...
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
Love is a crazy thing. It sucks and is totally overrated.
Credit is a system whereby a person who can not pay gets another person who...
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door
There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple...
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature....
He would make a lovely corpse.
It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper;...
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can...
It will be very generally found that those who will sneer habitually at human nature,...
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.