Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Nothing can resist the human will that will stake even its existence on its stated...
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is...
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation.
Be amusing: never tell unkind stories; above all, never tell long ones.
There is moderation even in excess.
Grief is the agony of an instant. The indulgence of grief the blunder of a...
What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
The pursuit of science leads only to the insoluble.
Where knowledge ends, religion begins
Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country depends.
If you're not very clever you should be conciliatory.
Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours.
There is no index of character so sure as the voice.
Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him,...
I feel a very unusual sensation - if it's not indigestion, I think it must...
How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.
How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements,...
Whenever is found what is called a paternal government, there is found state education. It...
The government of the United States is not in any sense founded upon the Christian...
They (who) seek to establish systems of government based on the regimentation of all human...