Charles Dickens Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Charles Dickens quotes, Charles Dickens sayings, and Charles Dickens proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It is the last straw that breaks the camel's back. Charles Dickens
A loving heart is the truest wisdom. Charles Dickens
For you, and for any dear to you, I would do anything. I would embrace any sacrifice for you and for those dear to you. And when you see your own bright beauty springing up anew at your feet, think now and then that there is a man who would give his life, to keep a life you love beside you. Charles Dickens
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own. Charles Dickens
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. Charles Dickens
There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor. Charles Dickens
Old Time, that greatest and longest established spinner of all!.... his factory is a secret place, his work is noiseless, and his hands are mutes. Charles Dickens
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many-not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. Charles Dickens
Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door. Charles Dickens
Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. Charles Dickens
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again. Charles Dickens
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
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart. Charles Dickens
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. Charles Dickens
Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. Charles Dickens
We need never be ashamed of our tears. Charles Dickens
It opens the lungs, washes the countenance, exercises the eyes, and softens down the temper; so cry away. Charles Dickens
The Pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again. Charles Dickens
There is a passion for hunting something deeply implanted in the human breast. Charles Dickens
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again. Charles Dickens
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. Charles Dickens
A boy's story is the best that is ever told. Charles Dickens
Every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last. Charles Dickens
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk. Charles Dickens
Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. Charles Dickens
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
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of another. Charles Dickens
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. Charles Dickens
Regrets are the natural property of grey hairs. Charles Dickens
What greater gift than the love of a cat? Charles Dickens