Charles Dickens Quotes (475 quotes)
The Complete Works of Charles Dickens (in 30 Volumes, Illustrated) (2009 edition), Cosimo, Inc. - ISBN: 9781605209913
“There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.”
The Complete Works of Charles Dickens (2009 edition), Cosimo, Inc. - ISBN: 9781605209876
“There are not a few among the disciples of charity who require, in their vocation, scarcely less excitement than the votaries of pleasure in theirs.”
Illustrated Charles Dickens Collection, BompaCrazy.com
David Copperfield (2007 edition), Bloomsbury Pub Ltd - ISBN: 9780747587521
“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.”
Master Humphrey's Clock (1840-1841).
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsCharles Dickens
Born: February 7, 1812
Died: June 9, 1870 (aged 58)
Occupation: Novelist, writer
Bio: Charles John Huffam Dickens was an English writer and social critic who is generally regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian period and the creator of some of the world's most memorable fictional characters. During his lifetime Dickens's works enjoyed unprecedented popularity and fame, and by the twentieth century his literary genius was fully recognized by critics and scholars.
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