There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
Quote by Charles Dickens
'Tis love that makes the world go round, my baby.
Drink with me, my dear, said Mr. Weller. Put your lips to this here tumbler,...
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature
We forge the chains we wear in life.
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
Cows are my passion. What I have ever sighed for has been to retreat to...
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Eccentricities of genius.
There are strings in the human heart that had better not be vibrated.
I do not know the American gentleman, God forgive me for putting two such words...
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past...
Regrets are the natural property of grey hairs.
It is well for a man to respect his own vocation whatever it is and...
That glorious vision of doing good is so often the sanguine mirage of so many...
A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world!
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch...
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!