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    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.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: time  worth 
     
    Procrastination is the thief of time, collar him.
    — Charles Dickens
    I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: evil  truth  world  real  hope 
     
    I wish you to know that you have been the last dream of my soul.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: soul  wishes  dreams 
     
    In a word, I was too cowardly to do what I knew to be right, as I had been too cowardly to avoid doing what I knew to be wrong.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: right  wrong 
     
    Every traveler has a home of his own, and he learns to appreciate it the more from his wandering.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: learn  appreciate 
     
    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.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: nature  heart 
     
    You have been the last dream of my soul.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: soul  dreams 
     
    It is a fair, even-handed, noble adjustment of things, that while there is infection in disease and sorrow, there is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humour.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: laughter  humour  world  sorrow  noble 
     
    What greater gift than the love of a cat.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: gift  cat 
     
    And O there are days in this life, worth life and worth death.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: death  worth 
     
    A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: secret  mystery  human  facts 
     
    Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, 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.
    — Charles Dickens
    I loved her against reason, against promise, against peace, against hope, against happiness, against all discouragement that could be.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: happiness  peace  hope 
     
    Never close your lips to those whom you have already opened your heart.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: heart 
     
    There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: humor  laughter  world 
     
    A man is lucky if he is the first love of a woman. A woman is lucky if she is the last love of a man.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: men  women 
     
    My advice is, never do to-morrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time. Collar him!
    — Charles Dickens
    I am what you designed me to be.I am your blade. You cannot now complain if you also feel the hurt
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: hurt 
     
    Think now and then that there is a man who would give his life, to keep a life you love beside you.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: men 
     
    Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There's no better rule.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: rules 
     
    I must be taken as I have been made. The success is not mine, the failure is not mine, but the two together make me.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: failure  success 
     
    I see a beautiful city and a brilliant people rising from this abyss. I see the lives for which I lay down my life, peaceful, useful, prosperous and happy. I see that I hold a sanctuary in their hearts, and in the hearts of their descendants, generations hence. It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: people  heart  live  beautiful 
     
    Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: hero 
     
    There is prodigious strength in sorrow and despair.
    — Charles Dickens
    So, throughout life, our worst weaknesses and meannesses are usually committed for the sake of the people whom we most despise.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: people  weakness 
     
    Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: blood  shares 
     
    It is because I think so much of warm and sensitive hearts, that I would spare them from being wounded.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: heart 
     
    Spring is the time of year when it is summer in the sun and winter in the shade.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: time  winter  summer  year 
     
    You are in every line I have ever read.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: read 
     
    It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: winter  summer 
     
    A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: heart  loving  wisdom 
     
    I have been bent and broken, but- I hope- into a better shape.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: broken 
     
    Ask no questions, and you'll be told no lies.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: lies  questions 
     
    The broken heart. You think you will die, but you just keep living, day after day after terrible day.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: heart  living  broken  die 
     
    There is a wisdom of the head, and... there is a wisdom of the heart.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: heart  wisdom 
     
    No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: book  read 
     
    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.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: heart  meaning 
     
    And yet I have had the weakness, and have still the weakness, to wish you to know with what a sudden mastery you kindled me, heap of ashes that I am, into fire.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: mastery  fire  wishes  weakness 
     
    Men, Blessings, Past Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels our own old happy state, and gives its title to an ugly and distorted image.
    — Charles Dickens
    tags: children  men  past  blessing  child  pride 
     
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    charles dickens
    Birth    : February 7, 1812
    Death  : June 9, 1870
    Occupation  : Writer