Category: Charles Dickens

godzilla-reads:

Dickensian poverty tends to occur after Christmas in January. For it is then, with pockets empty, diary decimated and larder bare, that the general populace sinks into a collective pauper’s hibernation until Valentine’s Day.

— Stewart Stafford

the-bookish-bibliophile:

A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

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A classic for a reason.

“The broken heart. You think you will die, but you just keep living, day after day after terrible day.”

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

coloarbones:

The Classics

“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

“I can bear anything but the uncertainty you leave me at this moment.”

Charles Dickens

“The most important thing in life is to stop saying ‘I wish’ and start saying ‘I will.’ Consider nothing impossible, then treat possibilities as probabilities.”

Charles Dickens