There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to...
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
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
That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slight nods of the...
He'd make a lovely corpse.
Let me feel now what sharp distress I may
It is well for a man to respect his own vocation whatever it is and...
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
In the little world in which children have their existence, whosoever brings them up, there...
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind...
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their...
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.