Regrets are the natural property of grey hairs.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in...
Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide...
There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple...
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can...
I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you...
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart...
The first rule of business is: Do other men for they would do you.
Drink with me, my dear, said Mr. Weller. Put your lips to this here tumbler,...
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations
In love of home, the love of country has its rise.
He would make a lovely corpse.
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence.
Black are the brooding clouds and troubled the deep waters, when the Sea of Thought,...
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last
The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons.
I'm very pleased with each advancing year. It stems back to when I was forty....
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.