It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
A day wasted on others is not wasted on one's self.
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
Yes! you are the ruin--the ruin--the ruin--of me. I have no resources in myself, I...
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days,...
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.
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart...
A person who can't pay gets another person who can't pay to guarantee that he...
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the...
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever...
You don't carry in your countenance a letter of recommendation.
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature
A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.