27 Inspirational Charles Dickens Quotes On Success

Charles Dickens quotes

Charles Dickens was a great British novelist and critic who is considered the best novelist of Victorian era. He is famous for his famous works i.e ‘Hard Times,’ ‘A Christmas Carol,’ ‘David Copperfield’ and ‘Great Expectations.’ He was born to Charles John Huffam Dickens on February 7, 1812, in Portsmouth, on the southern coast of England. He belonged to a poor family despite his parents best efforts. His success in literature started with the publication of “The Pickwick Papers”. After a few years, he had become a worldwide celebrity who was famous for his satire, humour and observation of characters. His unique thing was to publish his novels in installments.This method gave him a quick fame. On 8 June 1870, Dickens suffered a stroke at his home after a full day’s work on Edwin Drood. He never regained consciousness and, the next day, he died at Gads Hill Place. Here, in this article, we have collected 27 most beatiful Charles Dickens quotes on his life, love, success and literature. Read these Charles Dickens quotes and enjoy yourselves. May you live long!

1- Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire. Charles Dickens

2- There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.     Charles Dickens

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

4- The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can only be loved after it is constructed; but a thing created is loved before it exists. Charles Dickens

5- Reflect upon your present blessings – of which every man has many – not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. Charles Dickens

6- Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but — I hope — into a better shape. Charles Dickens

7- There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.     Charles Dickens

8- There was a long hard time when I kept far from me the remembrance of what I had thrown away when I was quite ignorant of its worth. Charles Dickens

9- Every traveler has a home of his own, and he learns to appreciate it the more from his wandering. Charles Dickens

10- From the death of each day’s hope another hope sprung up to live to-morrow.     Charles Dickens

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

12- 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. Charles Dickens

13- Reflect upon your present blessings — of which every man has many — not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. Charles Dickens

14- No one who can read, ever looks at a book, even unopened on a shelf, like one who cannot. Charles Dickens

15- Spring is the time of year when it is summer in the sun and winter in the shade.     Charles Dickens

16- It is because I think so much of warm and sensitive hearts, that I would spare them from being wounded. Charles Dickens

17- There is prodigious strength in sorrow and despair. Charles Dickens

18- Think now and then that there is a man who would give his life, to keep a life you love beside you. Charles Dickens

19- Happiness is a gift and the trick is not to expect it, but to delight in it when it comes.     Charles Dickens

20- No space of regret can make amends for one life’s opportunity misused. Charles Dickens

21- It is a pleasant world we live in, sir, a very pleasant world. There are bad people in it, Mr. Richard, but if there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers. Charles Dickens

22- A dream, all a dream, that ends in nothing, and leaves the sleeper where he lay down, but I wish you to know that you inspired it. Charles Dickens

23- Death may beget life, but oppression can beget nothing other than itself. Charles Dickens

24- Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. Charles Dickens

25- Moths, and all sorts of ugly creatures, hover about a lighted candle. Can the candle help it? Charles Dickens

26- Every idiot who goes about with a ‘Merry Christmas’ on his lips should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart. Charles Dickens

27- I know enough of the world now to have almost lost the capacity of being much surprised by anything. Charles Dickens

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