There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
We are so very 'umble.
We forge the chains we wear in life
His wardrobe was extensive--very extensive--not strictly classical perhaps, not quite new, nor did it contain...
There are not a few among the disciples of charity who require, in their vocation,...
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations
He would make a lovely corpse.
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart...
No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
It is a pleasant thing to reflect upon, and furnishes a complete answer to those...
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
Eccentricities of genius.
Give us kinder laws to bring us back when we're a-going wrong and don't set...
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
Dreams are the bright creatures of poem and legend, who sport on earth in the...
Fan the sinking flame of hilarity with the wing of friendship; and pass the rosy...
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone...
'Tis love that makes the world go round, my baby.
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
You don't carry in your countenance a letter of recommendation.