A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
A man lives by believing something: not by debating and arguing about many things.
If you do not wish a man to do a thing, you had better get...
Blessed is he who has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness.
The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion.
No ghost was every seen by two pair of eyes.
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to...
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none.
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
Speech is human, silence is divine, yet also brutish and dead: therefore we must learn...
A man's felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in...
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
Thought is the parent of the deed.
The eye sees what it brings the power to see.
Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves together.
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no...
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.
He who could foresee affairs three days in advance would be rich for thousands of...