David Copperfield

Quotations related to the character of David Copperfield from the Charles Dickens novel David Copperfield.

Britannia, that unfortunate female, is always before me, like a trussed fowl: skewered through and through with office-pens, and bound hand and foot with red tape.

Britannia, that unfortunate female, is always before me, like a trussed fowl: skewered through and through with office-pens, and bound hand and foot with red tape.

My rescue from this kind of existence I considered quite hopeless, and abandoned, as such, altogether.

My rescue from this kind of existence I considered quite hopeless, and abandoned, as such, altogether.

Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.

Charles Dickens David Copperfield Quotations (Chapter 1). Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.

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