Quotes by Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

English writer

Alive from: 1812-1870

Category: Writers (Contemporary)

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    Industry is the soul of business and the keystone of prosperity.
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    It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
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    It is a pleasant thing to reflect upon, and furnishes a complete answer to those who contend for the gradual degeneration of the human species, that every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last.
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    It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper; so cry away.
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    It was a good thing to have a couple of thousand people all rigid and frozen together, in the palm of one's hand.
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    It's my old girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to it before her. Discipline must be maintained.
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    Keep out of Chancery. It's being ground to bits in a slow mill; it's being roasted at a slow fire; it's being stung to death by single bees; it's being drowned by drops; it's going mad by grains.
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    Knaves generally overreach themselves by imputing their own designs to others.
    Source: Old Curiosity Shop (1841)
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    Let us be moral. Let us contemplate existence.
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    Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.
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    Lord, keep my memory green.
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    Many merry Christmases, friendships, great accumulation of cheerful recollections, affection on earth, and Heaven at last for all of us.
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    Mind like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.
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    Minds, like bodies, will fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.
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    Minerva House was ''a finishing establishment for young ladies,'' where some twenty girls of the ages from thirteen to nineteen inclusive, acquired a smattering of everything and a knowledge of nothing.
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