It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon...
A day wasted on others is not wasted on one's self.
In love of home, the love of country has its rise.
The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature
I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order,...
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart...
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain...
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There...
It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper;...
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.
His wardrobe was extensive--very extensive--not strictly classical perhaps, not quite new, nor did it contain...
Middle age is when youre faced with two temptations and you choose the one that...
Midlife crisis is that moment when you realize your children and your clothes are about...