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
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the...
A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world!
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.
There were times when he could not read the face he had studied so long,...
Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to...
'Tis love that makes the world go round, my baby.
In the little world in which children have their existence, whosoever brings them up, there...
He'd make a lovely corpse.
It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in...
His wardrobe was extensive--very extensive--not strictly classical perhaps, not quite new, nor did it contain...
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
Many merry Christmases, friendships, great accumulation of cheerful recollections, affection on earth, and Heaven at...
If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred...
Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.