Bleak House

Quotations from the Charles Dickens novel Bleak House.

His voice, short, deep, and resonant, is not at all unlike the tones of the instrument to which he is devoted.

Charles Dickens Bleak House Quotations (Chapter 27). His voice, short, deep, and resonant, is not at all unlike the tones of the instrument to which he is devoted.

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She covered her discoloured eye with her hand, as though she wished to separate any association with noise and violence and ill treatment from the poor little child.

She covered her discoloured eye with her hand, as though she wished to separate any association with noise and violence and ill treatment from the poor little child.

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I have a great deal of difficulty in beginning to write my portion of these pages, for I know I am not clever.

I have a great deal of difficulty in beginning to write my portion of these pages, for I know I am not clever.

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A large yellow man with a fat smile and a general appearance of having a good deal of train oil in his system.

A large yellow man with a fat smile and a general appearance of having a good deal of train oil in his system.

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From that hour I felt quite easy with him, quite unreserved, quite content to know no more, quite happy.

From that hour I felt quite easy with him, quite unreserved, quite content to know no more, quite happy.

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There were two classes of charitable people; one, the people who did a little and made a great deal of noise; the other, the people who did a great deal and made no noise at all.

There were two classes of charitable people; one, the people who did a little and made a great deal of noise; the other, the people who did a great deal and made no noise at all.

The weather is so very bad down in Lincolnshire that the liveliest imagination can scarcely apprehend its ever being fine again.

The weather is so very bad down in Lincolnshire that the liveliest imagination can scarcely apprehend its ever being fine again.

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The lawyers have twisted it into such a state of bedevilment that the original merits of the case have long disappeared from the face of the earth.

The lawyers have twisted it into such a state of bedevilment that the original merits of the case have long disappeared from the face of the earth.

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