In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until at last the village lights appeared before them, and the church spire cast a long reflection on the graveyard grass; as if it were a…
Quote by Charles Dickens
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He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
Regrets are the natural property of grey hairs.
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
It is well for a man to respect his own vocation whatever it is and...
We are so very 'umble.
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that...
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
The first rule of business is: Do other men for they would do you.
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can...
Eccentricities of genius.
Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels...
He would make a lovely corpse.
Accidents will occur in the best-regulated families
I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order,...
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days,...
Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence.