Charles Dickens Quotes

Procrastination is the thief of time.
“Procrastination is the thief of time.”
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
“There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.”
The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother.
“The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother.”
Reflect upon your present blessings (of which every man has many) not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
“Reflect upon your present blessings (of which every man has many) not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.”
The sun himself is weak when he first rises, and gathers strength and courage as the day gets on.
“The sun himself is weak when he first rises, and gathers strength and courage as the day gets on.”
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.
“The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.”
My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have always been thoroughly in earnest.
“My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have always been thoroughly in earnest.”
I wish you to know that you have been the last dream of my soul.
“I wish you to know that you have been the last dream of my soul.”
A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
“A loving heart is the truest wisdom.”
Suffering has been stronger than all other teachings and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but I hope into a better shape.
“Suffering has been stronger than all other teachings and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but I hope into a better shape.”
There is something in sickness that breaks down the pride of manhood.
“There is something in sickness that breaks down the pride of manhood.”
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
“To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.”
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.”
A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world!
“A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world!”
There was a long hard time when I kept far from me the remembrance of what I had thrown away when I was quite ignorant of its worth.
“There was a long hard time when I kept far from me the remembrance of what I had thrown away when I was quite ignorant of its worth.”
I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
“I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.”
Regrets are the natural property of grey hairs.
“Regrets are the natural property of grey hairs.”