May not the complaint, that common people are above their station, often take its rise in the fact of uncommon people being below theirs?
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
Let me feel now what sharp distress I may
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the...
Eccentricities of genius.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
In love of home, the love of country has its rise.
Oh the nerves, the nerves; the mysteries of this machine called man! Oh the little...
The first rule of business is: Do other men for they would do you.
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last
It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in...
It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper;...
A person who can't pay gets another person who can't pay to guarantee that he...
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their...
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
What is meant by a knowledge of the world is simply, an acquaintance with the...
'Tis love that makes the world go round, my baby.
We are so very 'umble.
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.