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There are many pleasant fictions of the law in constant operation, but there is not one so pleasant or practically humorous as that which supposes every man to be of equal value in its impartial eye, and the benefits of all laws to be equally attainable by all men, without the smallest reference to the furniture of their pockets. ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

Young men not being as a class remarkable for modesty or self-denial, especially when there is a lady in the case, when, if they colour at all, it is rather their practice to colour the story, and not themselves. ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning to night, as from the cradle to the grave, is but a succession of changes so gentle and easy, that we can scarcely mark their progress. ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

That sort of half—sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slight nods of the head, is pity's small change in general society. ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

"A man in public life expects to be sneered at—it is the fault of his elewated sitiwation, and not of himself." ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

Miss Knag still aimed at youth, although she had shot beyond it, years ago. ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

There is one broad sky over all the world, and whether it be blue or cloudy, the same heaven beyond it. ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

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Most men unconsciously judge the world from themselves, and it will be very generally found that those who sneer habitually at human nature, and affect to despise it, are among its worst and least pleasant samples. ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

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"The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again." ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

Mystery and disappointment are not absolutely indispensable to the growth of love, but they are, very often, its powerful auxiliaries. ~ Nicholas Nickleby - Share this Quote

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