Who Was Charles Dicken??

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Charles John Huffam Dicken was an English writer and social critic, he was born on February 7, 1812. He was the first man who created the world’s best fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian Era. He was born in England (Portsmouth), Dickens was restricted to go to school at the early stage of his life because of his family issues, he worked in the factory at the age when children are going to school to make their life career because his father was in debtor’s prison. Despite, in his taught life he edited a weekly journal for 20 years and wrote 15 novels, hundreds of short stories and non-fiction articles. Dickens literary success began with 1836 serial publication of The Pickwick Paper within a few years he became a successful international literary celebrity famous for his humour, satire and keen observation of charters and society. And on 8th June 1870, Dickens left his followers and fans alone and died at Gad Hills Place.

Dickens Famous Quotes And Sayings:

1. Reflects upon your present blessings, of which every man has many not on past misfortune, of which all men have some. __ (Blessing Quotes)

2. Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tries, and a touch that never hurts.

 3. Never close your lips to those whom you have already opened your heart.

4. A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.

5. No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.

6. Every traveller has a home of his own, and he learns to appreciate it the more from his wandering.

7. Reflect upon your present blessings —- of which every man has many —- not on your past misfortunes, of which all man has some.

8. I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.

9. If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers.

10. Happiness is a gift and trick is not to expect it, but to delight in it when it comes.

11. A dream, all a dream, that ends in nothing, and leave the sleeper where he lay down, but I wish to know that you inspired it.

12. Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.

13. It is a hopeless endeavour to attract people to the theatre unless they can be first brought to believe that they will never get in.

14.  The habit of paying compliments kept a man’s tongue oiled without any expenses.

15. Throughout life, our worst weaknesses meannesses are usually committed for the sake of the people we most despise.

16. It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.

17. There can be no disparity in marriage like unsuitability of mind and purpose.

18. I had considered how the things that never happen, are often as much realities to us, in their effects, as those that are accomplished.

19.  I know enough of the world now to have almost lost the capacity of being much surprised by anything.

20. Women can always put things in fewest words. Except when it’s blowing up, and then they lengthen it out.

21. Do the wise thing and the kind thing too, and make the best of us and not the worst.


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