We forge the chains we wear in life
Quote by Charles Dickens
Although a skillful flatterer is a most delightful companion if you have him all to...
He would make a lovely corpse.
'Tis love that makes the world go round, my baby.
A boy's story is the best that is ever told.
It will be very generally found that those who will sneer habitually at human nature,...
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.
It is well for a man to respect his own vocation whatever it is and...
Many merry Christmases, friendships, great accumulation of cheerful recollections, affection on earth, and Heaven at...
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
There were times when he could not read the face he had studied so long,...
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can...
There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart.
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart...
What is meant by a knowledge of the world is simply, an acquaintance with the...
The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.
There is a wisdom of the head, and... a wisdom of the heart.
If at first you don't succeed, try again. Then quit. There's no use being a...
In our ludicrous efforts to 'change' and be perfect, we try to fashion a perfect...