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
The civility which money will purchase, is rarely extended to those who have none.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature....
A boy's story is the best that is ever told.
The business of the law is to increase the business of the law
Black are the brooding clouds and troubled the deep waters, when the Sea of Thought,...
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the...
In this way they went on, and on, and on--in the language of the story-books--until...
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free.
There are not a few among the disciples of charity who require, in their vocation,...
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their...
A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother.
May not the complaint, that common people are above their station, often take its rise...
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever...
It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to...
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.
Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.