That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slightnod's of the head, is pity's small change in general society.
Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)
Source: Nicholas Nickleby ch.18 pg. 218
Contributed by: Monk
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
Contributed by: Alexandra
"He would make a lovely corpse."
Contributed by: ohwtfrachel
The sum of the whole is this: walk and be happy; walk and be healthy. The best way to lengthen out our days is to walk steadily and with a purpose.
Contributed by: Zaady
Oh, Sairey, Sairey, little do we know what lays before us!
Source: Martin Chuzzlewit.
She knows wot's wot, she does.
Source: Pickwick Papers,
The wictim of connubiality.
Source: Pickwick Papers.
'She's the sort of woman now,' said Mould, . . . 'one would almost feel disposed to bury for nothing: and do it neatly, too!'
Source: Martin Chuzzelwit
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, all very good words for the lips,-especially prunes and prism.
Source: Little Dorrit.
This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.
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