It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to it before her. Discipline must be maintained.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
It will be very generally found that those who will sneer habitually at human nature,...
Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at...
In love of home, the love of country has its rise.
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart...
Although a skillful flatterer is a most delightful companion if you have him all to...
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
Give us kinder laws to bring us back when we're a-going wrong and don't set...
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order,...
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.
Time was with most of us, when Christmas Day, encircling all our limited world like...
Law is an ass, an idiot.
He would make a lovely corpse.
Keep up appearances whatever you do.
'Tis love that makes the world go round, my baby.
He'd make a lovely corpse.
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
Our instructed vagrancy, which has hardly time to linger by the hedgerows, but runs away...
Books are embalmed minds.