Charles Kingsley Quotes

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A blessed thing it is for any man to have a friend.
— Charles Kingsley
Except a living man, there is nothing more wonderful than a book!
— Charles Kingsley
Every duty that is bidden to wait comes back with seven fresh duties at its back.
— Charles Kingsley
He was one of those men who possessed almost every gift, except the gift of the power to use them.
— Charles Kingsley
There are two freedoms—the false, where a man is free to do what he likes; the true, where he is free to do what he ought.
— Charles Kingsley

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There are two freedoms: the false where a man is free to do what he likes; the true where a man is free to do what he ought.
— Charles Kingsley

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The people whom I have seen succeed best in life have always been cheerful and hopeful people, who went about their business with a smile on their faces.
— Charles Kingsley
The age of chivalry is never past, so long as there is a wrong left unredressed on earth, or a man or woman left to say, 'I will redress that wrong, or spend my life in the attempt.'