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Charles Dickens

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Mind of a loving heart is the fountain of knowledge.
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A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
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Shakespeare speaks for the human heart but Dickens speaks for the social man and for injustices.
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The heart of wisdom is tolerance.
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The heart has eyes which the brain knows nothing of. Helen Keller -Charles H. Perkhurst.
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Virtue is the truest nobility.
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A heart worth loving is one you understand, even in silence.
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Anonymity is the truest expression of altruism.
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What the dickens!
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Loving passionately, loving fiercely, loving and taking both good and bad, and at times, the damn ne...
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Loving someone is giving them the power to break your heart, but trusting them not to.
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Your heart is the size of your fist; keep loving, keep fighting.
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As the best wine makes the sharpest vinegar, truest love can turn into truest nemesis.
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The Wisdom that guides and guards is not on the lips, but in the heart.
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Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart.
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The finest clothes anyone can wear are a kind heart and a loving soul.
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I cannot tell what the dickens his name is.
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Wisdom is when the heart feels what the mind already knows.
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Commonsense will never come from following your heart; wisdom is only stored in the mind.
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If I were forced to compare GEORGE ORWELL Truest SUCCESS is but the development of self.
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Oh, Claire, ye do break my heart wi' loving you.
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The truest family is the family of faith.
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The truest knowledge is the fear of God.
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It is a lie.
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Why did God make women so beautiful and man with such a loving heart?
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I wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving.
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Wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving.
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Freque...
CHARLES DICKENS
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts
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This season we wanted to sort of lighten it up and make it a little bit more transparent ... a littl...
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The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.
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I think . . . that it is the best club in London.
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Apprehension of a painful or disagreeable recognition made me tremble. I am confident that it took n...
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Is the old min agreeable?
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My advice is, never do to-morrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time. Collar...
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Huge knots of sea-weed hung upon the jagged and pointed stones, trembling in every breath of wind; a...
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We forge the chains we wear in life
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There might be some credit in being jolly.
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A friendly swarry, consisting of a boiled leg of mutton with the usual trimmings.
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Bah,' said Scrooge. "Humbug!"
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An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself.
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Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of w...
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No one is useless in the world who lightens the burden of it for anyone else.
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It matters little, she said, softly. "To you, very little. Another idol has displaced me; and if it ...
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Say, like those wicked Turks, there is no What's-his-name but Thingummy, and What-you-may-call-it is...
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Now, I return to this young fellow. And the communication I have got to make is, that he has great e...
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Her heart--is given him, with all its love and truth. She would joyfully die with him, or, better th...
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There were times when he could not read the face he had studied so long, and when this lonely girl w...
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He calls the knaves, Jacks, this boy! . . . And what coarse hands he has! And what thick boots!
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It's my girl that advises. She has the head. But I never own to it before her. Discipline must b...
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It is a far, far better thing that I do, than anything I have ever done; it is a far, far, better re...
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Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips.
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External heat and cold had little influence on Scrooge. No warmth could warm, no wintry weather chil...
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. . . in seclusion, she had secluded herself from a thousand natural and healing influences; that, h...
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For you, and for any dear to you, I would do anything. I would embrace any sacrifice for you and for...
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At the great iron gate of the churchyard he stopped and looked in. He looked up at the high tower sp...
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There was no noise, no effort, no consciences in anything he did, but in everything an indescribable...
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