Time was with most of us, when Christmas Day, encircling all our limited world like a magic ring, left nothing out for us to miss or seek; bound together all our home enjoyments, affections, and hopes; grouped everything and everyone…
Quote by Charles Dickens
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Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days,...
Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at...
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations
Eccentricities of genius.
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can...
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the...
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain...
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature....
There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple...
If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
The sergeant was describing a military life. It was all drinking, he said, except that...
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
Although a skillful flatterer is a most delightful companion if you have him all to...
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever...
Renunciation remains sorrow, though a sorrow borne willingly.