Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do it well; whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself completely; in great aims and in small I have always thoroughly…
Quote by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens Quotes
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
A boy's story is the best that is ever told.
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
Our affections, however laudable, in this transitory world, should never master us; we should guide...
Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the...
Dreams are the bright creatures of poem and legend, who sport on earth in the...
I have always thought of Christmas as a good time; a kind, forgiving, generous, pleasant...
When a man bleeds inwardly, it is a dangerous thing for himself; but when he...
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done;...
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
We are so very 'umble.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire.
Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels...
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.
It is a pleasant thing to reflect upon, and furnishes a complete answer to those...