"Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!"
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Charles Dickens on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Charles Dickens on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Charles Dickens on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Charles Dickens on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Charles Dickens on Robert Frost
"The age of chivalry is past. Bores have succeeded to dragons."
"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times."
"A boy's story is the best that is ever told."
"There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts."
"Most men are individuals no longer so far as their business, its activities, or its moralities are concerned. They are not units but fractions."