Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
Give us kinder laws to bring us back when we're a-going wrong and don't set...
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to...
Dignity, and even holiness too, sometimes, are more questions of coat and waistcoat than some...
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order,...
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There...
We forge the chains we wear in life
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning...
Nature has a funny way of breaking what does not bend
Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead...