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

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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A Quote by Charles Dickens on life

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Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Great Expectations.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on evil, good, improvement, men, and nature

Every man, however obscure, however far removed from the general recognition, is one of a group of men impressible for good, and impressible for evil, and it is in the nature of things that he cannot really improve himself without in some degree improving other men.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on life, simplicity, and truth

There is nothing so strong or safe in an emergency of life as the simple truth.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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