"I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you in the face. Don't trust that conventional idea. Dishonesty will stare honesty out of countenance any day in the week, if there is anything to be got by it."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Charles Dickens on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Charles Dickens on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Charles Dickens on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Charles Dickens on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Charles Dickens on Golda Meir
"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."