Charles Dickens

1812 - 1870

A Quote by Charles Dickens on nod

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That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slight
nod's of the head, is pity's small change in general society.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Nicholas Nickleby ch.18 pg. 218

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on tears, crying, shame, and sadness

We need never be ashamed of our tears.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

"He would make a lovely corpse."

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on happiness, health, and purpose

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.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

Oh, Sairey, Sairey, little do we know what lays before us!

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Martin Chuzzlewit.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

She knows wot's wot, she does.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Pickwick Papers,

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

The wictim of connubiality.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Pickwick Papers.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on women

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'She's the sort of woman now,' said Mould, . . . 'one would almost feel disposed to bury for nothing: and do it neatly, too!'

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Martin Chuzzelwit

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on good and words

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Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, all very good words for the lips,-especially prunes and prism.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Little Dorrit.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on action and world

This is a world of action, and not for moping and droning in.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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