In the little world in which children have their existence, whosoever brings them up, there is nothing so finely perceived and so finely felt, as injustice.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at...
Eccentricities of genius.
It is a pleasant thing to reflect upon, and furnishes a complete answer to those...
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
He would make a lovely corpse.
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire.
The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons.
Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide...
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning...
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There...
Drink with me, my dear, said Mr. Weller. Put your lips to this here tumbler,...
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to...
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last
I can't think why mothers love them. All babies do is leak at both ends.
Don't you just love when babies hold your finger with their whole hand.