A blessed companion is a book, a book that, fitly chosen, is a lifelong friend, a book that, at a touch, pours its heart into our own.
- Douglas Jerrold
- Nothing can be truer than fairy wisdom. It is as true as sunbeams. - Douglas Jerrold
- Some people are so fond of ill-luck that they run half way to meet it. - Douglas Jerrold
- In all of the wedding cake, hope is the sweetest of plums. - Douglas Jerrold
- A strange volume of real life in the daily packet of the postman. Eternal love and instant payment! - Douglas Jerrold
- Work is something you can count on, a trusted, lifelong friend who never deserts you. - Anonymous