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Charles Dickens
(1812-1870) born on
Feb 07
English novelist, dramatist. He was one of most prolific and popular English novelists, e.g., "A Christmas Carol," 1843 & "Tale of Two Cities," 1859.
         
   
F
In this life we want nothing but facts, sir; nothing but facts.

R
Oh! I know their tricks and their manners.
A
Oh gracious, why wasn't I born old and ugly?
N
Oliver Twist has asked for more!
K
We know, Mr. Weller -- we, who are men of the world -- that a good uniform must work its way with the women, sooner or later.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: 'Hard Times' [For more of Gradgrind's philosophy, see under education.]
R: (Fanny Cleaver) Our Mutual Friend, Bk II. Ch. 1
A: (Miss Miggs) Barnaby Rudge, Ch. 70
N: (Bumble) Oliver Twist, Ch. 2
K: "The Gentleman in Blue," in The Pickwick Papers, ch. 37 (1836 --37).
   


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