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Quotes from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
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1  As for society, he was carried every other day into the hall where the boys dined, and there sociably flogged as a public warning and example.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
2  They walked on, by little-frequented and dirty ways, for a full half-hour: meeting very few people, and those appearing from their looks to hold much the same position in society as Mr. Sikes himself.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
3  Let it not be supposed by the enemies of 'the system,' that, during the period of his solitary incarceration, Oliver was denied the benefit of exercise, the pleasure of society, or the advantages of religious consolation.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
4  Having prepared his mind, by solitude and gloom, to prefer any society to the companionship of his own sad thoughts in such a dreary place, he was now slowly instilling into his soul the poison which he hoped would blacken it, and change its hue for ever.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
5  Not that it was Mr. Giles's habit to admit to too great familiarity the humbler servants: towards whom it was rather his wont to deport himself with a lofty affability, which, while it gratified, could not fail to remind them of his superior position in society.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
6  Removing with him and the old housekeeper to within a mile of the parsonage-house, where his dear friends resided, he gratified the only remaining wish of Oliver's warm and earnest heart, and thus linked together a little society, whose condition approached as nearly to one of perfect happiness as can ever be known in this changing world.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LIII
7  I know how cold formalities were succeeded by open taunts; how indifference gave place to dislike, dislike to hate, and hate to loathing, until at last they wrenched the clanking bond asunder, and retiring a wide space apart, carried each a galling fragment, of which nothing but death could break the rivets, to hide it in new society beneath the gayest looks they could assume.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIX