Thought For the Day: The Well Being of Mankind Is Our Business

“Business!” cried the Ghost, wringing its hands again. “Mankind was my business. The common welfare was my business; charity, mercy, forbearance, and benevolence, were, all, my business. The dealings of my trade were but a drop of water in the comprehensive ocean of my business!” – Charles Dickens, novelist (1812-1870) [in A Christmas Carol, published on this date in 1843]

The Dickens Proejct - Mankind Is Our Business

To listen to the entire story/novel by Charles Dickens please see:

Also, we did a cursory check and believe it or not several versions of the full movie are available for free viewing on youtube including the one with George C. Scott.  Fascinating stuff.   Enjoy!!

 

 

 

 

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Writer, poet, musician, surfer, father of two princesses.
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