Probably every new and eagerly expected garment ever put on since clothes came in fell a trifle short of the wearer's expectation
Quote by Charles Dickens
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.
Many merry Christmases, friendships, great accumulation of cheerful recollections, affection on earth, and Heaven at...
Let me feel now what sharp distress I may
Black are the brooding clouds and troubled the deep waters, when the Sea of Thought,...
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
A boy's story is the best that is ever told.
Credit is a system whereby a person who can not pay gets another person who...
Give us kinder laws to bring us back when we're a-going wrong and don't set...
No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
May not the complaint, that common people are above their station, often take its rise...
There are not a few among the disciples of charity who require, in their vocation,...
There are strings in the human heart that had better not be vibrated.
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There...
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
He would make a lovely corpse.
He'd make a lovely corpse.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the...
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
The first rule of business is: Do other men for they would do you.
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.