Charles Dickens Quotes
Charles John Huffam Dickens (/?t???rlz ?d?k?nz/; 7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, and by the twentieth century critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories enjoy lasting popularity.
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Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.
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 been in earnest.
A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.
Little Red Riding Hood was my first love. I felt that if I could have married Little Red Riding Hood, I should have known perfect bliss.
That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slight nods of the head, is pity's small change in general society.
Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There ain't much credit in that.
Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels our own old happy state, and gives its title to an ugly and distorted image.
Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at the lighthouse.