Barnaby Rudge

Quotations from the Charles Dickens novel Barnaby Rudge.

I don’t say half I mean. I can’t. I haven’t got the gift. There are talkers enough among us; I’ll be one of the doers.

Charles Dickens Barnaby Rudge Quotations (Chapter 40). I don’t say half I mean. I can’t. I haven’t got the gift. There are talkers enough among us; I’ll be one of the doers.

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A lady of what is commonly called an uncertain temper—a phrase which being interpreted signifies a temper tolerably certain to make everybody more or less uncomfortable.

Charles Dickens Barnaby Rudge Quotations (Chapter 7). A lady of what is commonly called an uncertain temper—a phrase which being interpreted signifies a temper...

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The sergeant was describing a military life. It was all drinking, he said, except that there were frequent intervals of eating and love-making.

Charles Dickens Barnaby Rudge Quotations (Chapter 31). The sergeant was describing a military life. It was all drinking, he said, except that there were frequent intervals of eating and love-making.

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He melts, I think. He goes like a drop of froth. You look at him, and there he is. You look at him again, and – there he isn’t.

Charles Dickens Barnaby Rudge Quotations (Chapter 10). He melts, I think. He goes like a drop of froth. You look at him, and there he is. You look at him again, and - there he isn’t.

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