A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Worship is transcendent wonder.
No violent extreme endures.
Instead of saying that man is the creature of circumstance, it would be nearer the...
The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is...
If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always...
Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults...
Every noble work is at first impossible.
When new turns of behavior cease to appear in the life of the individual, its...
Foolish men imagine that because judgement for an evil thing is delayed, there is no...
The deadliest sin were the consciousness of no sin
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
The deepest depth of vulgarism is that of setting up money as the ark of...
The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
Ridicule is the language of the devil
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere...
The man of life upright has a guiltless heart, free from all dishonest deeds or...
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we do.
No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.
To reform a world, to reform a nation, no wise man will undertake; and all...