Inspiration by Charles Dickens

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

Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
- Charles Dickens

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else.
- Charles Dickens

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

Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.
- Charles Dickens

There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
- Charles Dickens

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

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

Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. I was better after I had cried, than before--more sorry, more aware of my own ingratitude, more gentle.
- Charles Dickens