Charles Dickens Quotes Part 171

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 171: Charles John Huffam Dickens was an English writer and social critic. He created some of the world’s best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era.

His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime and, by the 20th century, critics and scholars had recognised him as a literary genius. His novels and short stories are widely read today.

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 171

Charles dickens quotes

 

“There was something so natural and winning to Clara’s resigned way of looking at these stores in detail, as Herbert pointed them out, — and something so confiding, loving and innocent, in her modest manner of yielding herself to Herbert’s embracing arm — and something so gentle in her, so much needing protection.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Mr. Wopsle’s great-aunt successfully overcame that bad habit of living, so highly desirable to be got rid of by some people.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

 

 

 

“I have remembered Who wept for a parting between the living and the dead.”
― Charles Dickens, David Copperfield

 

 

 

 

 

“Alice!” said the visitor’s mild voice, “am I late to-night?”
“You always seem late, but are always early.”
― Charles Dickens, Dombey and Son

 

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 171

 

 

“Kısacası doğru olduğunu bildiğim şeyi yapmaya cesaret bulamıyordum; nasıl ki daha önce de yanlış olduğunu bildiğim şeyden kaçınacak cesareti gösteremeyişim gibi.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

 

 

 

“Kısacası doğru olduğunu bildiğim şeyi yapmaya cesaret bulamıyordum; nasıl ki daha önce de yanlış olduğunu bildiğim şeyden kaçınacak cesareti gösteremeyişim gibi.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

 

 

 

 

“With this last adherent, Florence hurried away in the advancing morning, and the strengthening sunshine, to the City. The roar soon grew more loud, the passengers more numerous, the shops more busy, until she was carried onward in a stream of life setting that way, and flowing, indifferently, past marts and mansions, prisons, churches, market-places, wealth, poverty, good, and evil, like the broad river, side by side with it, awakened from its dreams of rushes, willows, and green moss, and rolling on, turbid and troubled, among the works and cares of men, to the deep sea.”
― Charles Dickens, Dombey and Son

 

 

 

 

“at that favoured period, as at this. Mrs. Southcott had recently attained her five-and-twentieth blessed birthday, of whom a prophetic private in the Life Guards had heralded the sublime appearance by announcing that arrangements”
― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 171

 

 

“Mrs. Southcott had recently attained her five-and-twentieth blessed birthday, of whom a prophetic private in the”
― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

 

 

 

 

 

“we were all going direct to Heaven, we were all going direct the other way— in short, the period was so far like the present period, that some of its noisiest authorities insisted on its being received, for good or for evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only.”
― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

 

 

 

 

 

“So, Mr. Bounderby threw on his hat—he always threw it on, as expressing a man who had been far too busily employed in making himself, to acquire any fashion of wearing his hat—and with his hands in his pockets, sauntered out into the hall.  ‘I never wear gloves,’ it was his custom to say.  ‘I didn’t climb up the ladder in them.—Shouldn’t be so high up, if I had.’   Being”
― Charles Dickens, Hard Times: The Original Classics – Illustrated

 

 

 

 

 

“Look at me,’ said Miss Havisham. ‘You are not afraid of a woman who has never seen the sun since you were born?”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 171

 

 

“Great men are seldom over scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire;”
― Charles Dickens, The Pickwick Papers

 

 

 

 

 

 

“I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future!” Scrooge repeated, as he scrambled out of bed. “The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me. O Jacob Marley! Heaven and the Christmas-time be praised for this! I say it on my knees, old Jacob, on my knees!”
― Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

 

 

 

 

 

“marriage. I think of every little trifle between me and Dora, and feel the truth, that trifles make the sum of life. Ever rising from the”
― Charles Dickens, David Copperfield

 

 

 

 

 

“Then they went up the steps of the neighbouring Saint George’s Church, and went up to the altar, where Daniel Doyce was waiting in his paternal character. And there was Little Dorrit’s old friend who had given her the Burial Register for a pillow; full of admiration that she should come back to them to be married, after all. And”
― Charles Dickens, Little Dorrit

 

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 171

 

 

 

“Two more [birds added to her cage]. I call them the Wards in Jarndyce. They are caged up with all the others. With Hope, Joy, Youth, Peace, Rest, Life, Dust, Ashes, Waste, Want, Ruin, Despair, Madness, Death, Cunning, Folly, Words, Wigs, Rags, Sheepskin, Plunder, Precedent, Jargon, Gammon, and Spinach!?” – – – Miss Flite to Esther. [I thought a the last two a bit strange until I looked and saw the old definitions of gammon (as being double talk or obfuscation) and spinach (as being a spurious and unwanted growth). How appropriately summarized the situation!”
― Charles Dickens

 

 

 

 

 

 

“But I am sure I have always thought of Christmas-time, when it has come round—apart from the veneration due to its sacred name and origin, if anything belonging to it can be apart from that—as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely, and to think of people below them as if they really were fellow-passengers to the grave, and not another race of creatures bound on other journeys.”
― Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

 

 

 

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