Charles Dickens Quotations Archive.

As Mr. Simpson sat with a smile upon his face and said ‘Yes,’ or ‘Certainly,’ at intervals of about four minutes each, he received full credit for understanding what was going forward.

Charles Dickens Sketches by Boz Quotations (The Boarding-House). As Mr. Simpson sat with a smile upon his face and said ‘Yes,’ or ‘Certainly,’ at intervals of about four minutes each, he received full credit for understanding what was going forward.

It was impossible to look at his face without being reminded of a chubby street-door knocker, half-lion half-monkey; and the comparison might be extended to his whole character and conversation.

Charles Dickens Sketches by Boz Quotations (The Boarding-House). It was impossible to look at his face without being reminded of a chubby street-door knocker, half-lion half-monkey; and the comparison might be extended to his whole character and conversation.

He was as empty-headed as the great bell of St. Paul’s; always dressed according to the caricatures published in the monthly fashion; and spelt Character with a K.

Charles Dickens Sketches by Boz Quotations (The Boarding-House). He was as empty-headed as the great bell of St. Paul’s; always dressed according to the caricatures published in the monthly fashion; and spelt Character with a K.

A little flirtation, she thought, might keep her house full, without leading to any other result.

Charles Dickens Sketches by Boz Quotations (The Boarding-House). A little flirtation, she thought, might keep her house full, without leading to any other result.

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: , , |

He was young in his profession, and had not yet witnessed enough of the miseries which are daily presented before the eyes of its members, to have grown comparatively callous to human suffering.

Charles Dickens Sketches by Boz Quotations (The Black Veil). He was young in his profession, and had not yet witnessed enough of the miseries which are daily presented before the eyes of its members, to have grown comparatively callous to human suffering.

2019-12-13T23:29:29+00:00Categories: The Black Veil|Tags: |

Whatever responsibility rests with me, I am content to bear, and ready to answer.

Charles Dickens Sketches by Boz Quotations (The Black Veil). Whatever responsibility rests with me, I am content to bear, and ready to answer.

2019-12-13T15:17:15+00:00Categories: The Black Veil|Tags: |