Words of Wisdom Quotes - Page 7

"I don't profess to be profound; but I do lay claim to common sense." ~ David Copperfield - Share this Quote

"You are a young man," she said, nodding. "Take a word of advice, even from three foot nothing. Try not to associate bodily defects with mental, my good friend, except for a solid reason." ~ David Copperfield - Share this Quote

It is a most miserable thing to feel ashamed of home. ~ Great Expectations - Share this Quote

So, throughout life, our worst weaknesses and meannesses are usually committed for the sake of the people whom we most despise. ~ Great Expectations - Share this Quote

Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. ~ Great Expectations - Share this Quote

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"My good fellow," retorted Mr. Boffin, "you have my word; and how you can have that, without my honour too, I don't know. I've sorted a lot of dust in my time, but I never knew the two things go into separate heaps." ~ Our Mutual Friend - Share this Quote

"When we have done our very, very best, papa, and that is not enough, then I think the right time must have come for asking help of others." ~ Holiday Romance - Share this Quote

No one has the least regard for the man; with them all, he has been an object of avoidance, suspicion, and aversion; but the spark of life within him is curiously separable from himself now, and they have a deep interest in it, probably because it IS life, and they are living and must die. ~ Our Mutual Friend - Share this Quote

"This reminds me, Godmother, to ask you a serious question. You are as wise as wise can be (having been brought up by the fairies), and you can tell me this: Is it better to have had a good thing and lost it, or never to have had it?" ~ Our Mutual Friend - Share this Quote

"My daughter, there are times of moral danger when the hardest virtuous resolution to form is flight, and when the most heroic bravery is flight." ~ Our Mutual Friend - Share this Quote

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