A strong mind always hopes, and has always cause to hope.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Thought once awakened does not again slumber; unfolds itself into a System of Thought; grows,...
It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics.
The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
The true university of these days is a collection of books.
No ghost was every seen by two pair of eyes.
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at...
No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.
Habit is the deepest law of human nature
Parliament will train you to talk; and above all things to hear, with patience, unlimited...
The first duty of man is to conquer fear; he must get rid of it,...
Alas, the fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself
Woe to him that claims obedience when it is not due; woe to him that...
Man's unhappiness, as I construe, comes of his greatness; it is because there is an...
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.
Imperfection clings to a person, and if they wait till they are brushed off entirely,...
The purpose of man is in action, not thought.
Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you...
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak, became...
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
Silence is as deep as eternity, speech a shallow as time.