Charles Dickens

1812 - 1870

A Quote by Charles Dickens

Not to put too fine a point upon it.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Bleak House.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on friendship and soul

What is the odds so long as the fire of soul is kindled at the taper of conwiviality, and the wing of friendship never moults a feather!

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: The Old Curiosity Shop,

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A Quote by Charles Dickens

I wants to make your flesh creep.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Pickwick Papers.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on mankind

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I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free. Mankind will surely not deny to Harold Skimpole what it concedes to the butterflies!

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Bleak House

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on genius

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Eccentricities of genius.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Pickwick Papers.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on rest

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It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: A Tale of Two Cities

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on business and men

"Do other men for they would do you." That's the true business precept.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Martin Chuzzelwit.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on art

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Whatever was required to be done, the Circumlocution Office was beforehand with all the public departments in the art of perceiving HOW NOT TO DO IT.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Little Dorrit.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on good and temper

Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There an't much credit in that.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Mark Tapley in Martin Chuzzelwit.

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A Quote by Charles Dickens on blush, questions, and retirement

Stranger, pause and ask thyself the question, Canst thou do likewise? If not, with a blush retire.

Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

Source: Edwin Drood

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