No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
Quote by Charles Dickens
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
There were times when he could not read the face he had studied so long,...
Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide...
Drink with me, my dear, said Mr. Weller. Put your lips to this here tumbler,...
Eccentricities of genius.
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning...
Although a skillful flatterer is a most delightful companion if you have him all to...
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
He'd make a lovely corpse.
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain...
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in...
Keep up appearances whatever you do.
Although a man may wear fine clothing, if he lives peacefully; and is good, self-possessed,...
Let us be grateful to the mirror for revealing to us our appearance only.