Overall Rank: 289
"Marley was dead: to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that. The register of his burial was signed by the clergyman, the clerk, the undertaker, and the chief mourner. Scrooge signed it:..."
Overall Rank: 523
"Beyond the Indian hamlet, upon a forlorn strand, I happened on a trail of recent footprints."
Overall Rank: 28
"You better not never tell nobody but God. It'd kill your mammy."
Overall Rank: 127
"It seems increasingly likely that I really will undertake the expedition that has been preoccupying my imagination now for some days."
Overall Rank: 48
"Nous étions à l'Etude, quand le Proviseur entra suivi d'un "nouveau" habillé en bourgeois et d'un garçon de classe qui portait un grand pupitre.We were in study hall when the headmaster walked in,..."
Overall Rank: 544
"The morning express bloated with passengers slowed to a crawl, then lurched forward suddenly, as though to resume full speed. "
Overall Rank: 75
"Where's Papa going with that ax?" said Fern to her mother as they were setting the table for breakfast."
Overall Rank: 558
"This is a story about a man named Eddie and it begins at the end, with Eddie dying in the sun."
Overall Rank: 564
"To Sherlock Holmes she is always ithe/i woman."
Overall Rank: 415