A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely in the House of Lords. There are two distinct styles requisite: I intend, in the course of my career, if I have time, to give…
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to...
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.
The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.
We cannot learn men from books.
A consistent soul believes in destiny, a capricious one in chance.
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
Despair is the conclusion of fools
How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements,...
The Youth of a Nation are the trustees of posterity.
The choicest pleasures of life lie within the ring of moderation.
An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mother...
Everyone likes flattery, and when you come to Royalty, you should lay it on with...
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time
A precedent embalms a principle.
Life is too short to be small.
Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours.
There is no index of character so sure as the voice.
We moralize among ruins.
Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet.