There are not a few among the disciples of charity who require, in their vocation, scarcely less excitement than the votaries of pleasure in theirs.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
Yes! you are the ruin--the ruin--the ruin--of me. I have no resources in myself, I...
I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order,...
When a man bleeds inwardly, it is a dangerous thing for himself; but when he...
Love is a crazy thing. It sucks and is totally overrated.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.
He'd make a lovely corpse.
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons.
No one acts more foolishly than a wise man in love.
We forge the chains we wear in life
Give us kinder laws to bring us back when we're a-going wrong and don't set...
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
The water of the fountain ran, the swift river ran, the day ran into evening,...
Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of...
A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world!
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door
Charity degrades those who receive it and hardens those who dispense it.
Never let your zeal outrun your charity. The former is but human, the latter is...
Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his...