Charles Dickens

1812 - 1870

A Quote by Charles Dickens on secrets

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Secret and self-contained and solitary as an oyster.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: A Christmas Carol.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

He did each single thing as if he did nothing else.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on life

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Buy an annuity cheap, and make your life interesting to yourself and everybody else that watches the speculation.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Martin Chuzzelwit.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on water

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He'd be sharper than a serpent's tooth, if he wasn't as dull as ditch water. [Fanny Cleaver]

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Our Mutual Friend

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

He had used the word [humbug] in its Pickwickian sense.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Pickwick Papers.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on blessings, misfortunes, and reflection

Reflect upon your present blessings - of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on creation, existence, and love

The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can only be loved after it is constructed; but a thing created is loved before it exists.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on life and quiet

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Anythin' for a quiet life, as the man said wen he took the sitivation at the lighthouse.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Pickwick Papers.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

Rich folks may ride on camels, but it ain't so easy for 'em to see out of a needle's eye.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Sairey Gamp in Martin Chuzzelwit.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

Right as a trivet.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Pickwick Papers.

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