A Christmas Carol

Quotations from the Charles Dickens novella A Christmas Carol.


A Christmas Carol is a novella, or short story, written by Charles Dickens and first published in the Christmas of 1843.

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These are but shadows of the things that have been. They have no consciousness of us.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 2). These are but shadows of the things that have been. They have no consciousness of us.

2019-12-19T13:11:44+00:00Categories: A Christmas Carol|Tags: , |

He was conscious of a thousand odours floating in the air, each one connected with a thousand thoughts, and hopes, and joys, and cares long, long, forgotten!

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 2). He was conscious of a thousand odours floating in the air, each one connected with a thousand thoughts, and hopes, and joys, and cares long, long, forgotten!

2019-12-19T12:53:27+00:00Categories: A Christmas Carol|Tags: , |

His wealth is of no use to him. He don’t do any good with it. He don’t make himself comfortable with it.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 3). His wealth is of no use to him. He don’t do any good with it. He don’t make himself comfortable with it.

2019-12-16T18:10:52+00:00Categories: A Christmas Carol|Tags: , , |

If he be like to die, he had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 3). If he be like to die, he had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.

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I always give too much to ladies. It’s a weakness of mine, and that’s the way I ruin myself.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 4). I always give too much to ladies. It’s a weakness of mine, and that’s the way I ruin myself.

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Who’s the worse for the loss of a few things like these? Not a dead man, I suppose.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 4). Who’s the worse for the loss of a few things like these? Not a dead man, I suppose.

2019-11-11T12:11:59+00:00Categories: A Christmas Carol|Tags: , |

The door of Scrooge’s counting-house was open that he might keep his eye upon his clerk, who in a dismal little cell beyond, a sort of tank, was copying letters.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 1). The door of Scrooge’s counting-house was open that he might keep his eye upon his clerk, who in a dismal little cell beyond, a sort of tank, was copying letters.

2019-11-06T17:20:48+00:00Categories: A Christmas Carol|Tags: , |

Compounded some hot mixture in a jug with gin and lemons, and stirred it round and round and put it on the hob to simmer.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 3). Compounded some hot mixture in a jug with gin and lemons, and stirred it round and round and put it on the hob to simmer.

2019-11-06T16:20:29+00:00Categories: A Christmas Carol|Tags: , , , , |