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
It is well for a man to respect his own vocation whatever it is and...
The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons.
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...
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of...
He would make a lovely corpse.
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
We are so very 'umble.
No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper;...
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain...
Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence.
In the little world in which children have their existence, whosoever brings them up, there...
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the...
My personality doesn't interest me.
I knew that I had come face to face with some one whose mere personality...