To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
There were times when he could not read the face he had studied so long,...
Dignity, and even holiness too, sometimes, are more questions of coat and waistcoat than some...
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.
Dreams are the bright creatures of poem and legend, who sport on earth in the...
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
Love is a crazy thing. It sucks and is totally overrated.
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of...
Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your...
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
Eccentricities of genius.
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the...
It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in...
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
It is a pleasant thing to reflect upon, and furnishes a complete answer to those...
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations