It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world!
The sergeant was describing a military life. It was all drinking, he said, except that...
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide...
I do not know the American gentleman, God forgive me for putting two such words...
No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door
We forge the chains we wear in life.
Credit is a system whereby a person who can not pay gets another person who...
You don't carry in your countenance a letter of recommendation.
His wardrobe was extensive--very extensive--not strictly classical perhaps, not quite new, nor did it contain...
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
A day wasted on others is not wasted on one's self.
Black are the brooding clouds and troubled the deep waters, when the Sea of Thought,...
He'd make a lovely corpse.
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can...
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.