A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune's inequality exhibits under this sun.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
He who could foresee affairs three days in advance would be rich for thousands of...
What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished...
Thought is the parent of the deed.
Music is well said to be the speech of angels; in fact, nothing among the...
Endurance is patience concentrated.
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak becomes...
Blessed is he who has found his work.
The eye sees what it brings the power to see.
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing...
A man lives by believing something: not by debating and arguing about many things.
Habit is the deepest law of human nature
The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they...
For, if a good speaker, never so eloquent, does not see into the fact, and...
In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom...
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be of the noblest.
A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
This world, after all our science and sciences, is still a miracle wonderful, inscrutable, magical...
A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.