Charles Dickens Quotes Part 193

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 193: 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 193

Charles dickens quotes

 

 

“Count,’ said Mrs. Leo Hunter. ‘Mrs. Hunt,’ replied the count. ‘This is Mr. Snodgrass, a friend of Mr. Pickwick’s, and a poet.’ ‘Stop,’ exclaimed the count, bringing out the tablets once more. ‘Head, potry — chapter, literary friends — name, Snowgrass; ver good. Introduced to Snowgrass — great poet, friend of Peek Weeks — by Mrs. Hunt, which wrote other sweet poem — what is that name? — Fog — Perspiring Fog — ver good — ver good indeed.’ And the count put up his tablets, and with sundry bows and acknowledgments walked away, thoroughly satisfied that he had made the most important and valuable additions to his stock of information. ‘Wonderful man, Count Smorltork,’ said Mrs. Leo Hunter. ‘Sound philosopher,’ said Mr. Pott. ‘Clear-headed, strong-minded person,’ added Mr. Snodgrass.”
― Charles Dickens, The Complete Works of Charles Dickens

 

 

 

 

 

“You know that I am always with him to the full extent of the time allowed, and that I should be with him all day long, if I could. And when I come away from him, you know that my thoughts are with him.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

 

 

“There are strings in the human heart that had best not be vibrated.”
― Charles Dickens

 

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 193

 

“but once a month, or even once a year, of him, or any one who ever wronged you, you would forgive him in your heart, I know!”
― Charles Dickens, Martin Chuzzlewit

 

 

 

 

 

“The day arrived. A raging winter day, that shook the old house, sometimes, as if it shivered in the blast. A day to make home doubly home. To give the chimney-corner new delights. To shed a ruddier glow upon the faces gathered round the hearth, and draw each fireside group into a closer and more social league, against the roaring elements without. Such a wild winter day as best prepares the way for shut-out night; for curtained rooms, and cheerful looks; for music , laughter, dancing, light, and jovial entertainment!”
― Charles Dickens

 

 

 

 

“It was appointed that the book should shut with a spring, for ever and for ever, when I had read but a page.”
― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

 

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 193

 

 

“Molyok, legyek és más csúnya teremtmények a gyertyaláng körül röpdösnek – felelte Estella, és odapillantott. – Mit tehet a gyertya róla?”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

 

 

 

“were”
― Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

 

 

 

 

 

“Headlong, mad, and dangerous footsteps to force their way into anybody’s life, footsteps not easily made clean again if once stained red, the footsteps raging in Saint Antoine afar off, as the little circle sat in the dark London window.”
― Charles Dickens, Charles Dickens: The Complete Novels

 

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 193

 

 

“Job Trotter bowed low; and in spite of Mr. Weller’s previous remonstrance, the tears again rose to his eyes. ‘I never see such a feller,’ said Sam. ‘Blessed if I don’t think he’s got a main in his head as is always turned on.”
― Charles Dickens, The Pickwick Papers

 

 

 

 

 

“que las oportunidades no se presentan a uno, sino que es preciso ir en busca de ellas. Por eso yo he ido a buscarla.”
― Charles Dickens, Obras Completas de Charles Dickens

 

 

 

 

 

“she would confess she had her doubts about the quantity of flour. Everybody had something to say about it, but nobody said or thought it was at all a small pudding for a large family. It would”
― Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

 

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 193

 

 

“was a ward myself. I was not mad at that time,” curtsying low and smiling between every little sentence. “I had youth and hope. I believe, beauty. It matters very little now. Neither of the three served or saved me. I have the honour to attend court regularly. With my documents. I expect a judgment. Shortly. On the Day of Judgment. I have discovered that the sixth seal mentioned in the Revelations is the Great Seal.”
― Charles Dickens, Bleak House

 

 

 

 

“It is when our budding hopes are nipped beyond recovery by some rough wind, that we are the most disposed to picture to ourselves what flowers they might have borne, if they had flourished; and”
― Charles Dickens, Dombey and Son

 

 

 

 

“The night was dark by this time as it would be until morning; what light we had, seemed to come more from the river than the sky, as the oars in their dipping struck at a few reflected stars.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

 

 

 

“The kind of submission or resignation that he he showed, was that of a man who was tired out. I sometimes derived an impression, from his manner or from a widespread word or two which escaped him, that he pondered over the question whether he might have been a better man under better circumstances but he never justified himself by a hint tending that way or tried to bend the past out of its eternal shape.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

Charles Dickens Quotes Part 193

 

 

“[…] dropped his master’s head upon the floor with a pretty loud crash, and then, without an effort to lift it up, gazed upon the bystanders, as if he had done something rather clever than otherwise.”
― Charles Dickens, Nicholas Nickleby

 

 

 

 

 

 

“No mundo pequeno em que vivem as crianças, seja quem for que as eduque, nada é mais delicadamente percebido, nada mais delicadamente sentido do que a injustiça. Verdade é que as crianças em geral não são expostas senão a injustiças mínimas.

Elas são, porém, pequenas e pequeno é o seu mundo. O seu cavalo de balanço não se eleva senão algumas polegadas do solo para ficar em proporção com elas, tal como os cavalos da Irlanda, que, por assim dizer, são feitos para os irlandeses.”
― Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

 

 

 

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