Charles Dickens, 1812 - 1870

English Novelist


Source
Quotations


A Tale of Two Cities
There is a passion for hunting something deeply implanted in the human breast.


A Tale of Two Cities
It is far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.


A Tale of Two Cities
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair.


David Copperfield
Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness.


David Copperfield
Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result misery.