It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known
Quote by Charles Dickens
Law is an ass, an idiot.
Gold, for the instant, lost its luster in his eyes, for there were countless treasures...
We are so very 'umble.
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of...
He would make a lovely corpse.
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence.
We forge the chains we wear in life
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
Oh the nerves, the nerves; the mysteries of this machine called man! Oh the little...
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature....
Fan the sinking flame of hilarity with the wing of friendship; and pass the rosy...
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever...
Yes! you are the ruin--the ruin--the ruin--of me. I have no resources in myself, I...
A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world!
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There...
It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind...
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.