Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all that they can.
True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not...
A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
The man of life upright has a guiltless heart, free from all dishonest deeds or...
Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.
Silence is more eloquent than words.
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacle s, discouragement s, and impossibilities: It...
To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made...
Work is the grand cure for all maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind -...
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at...
Debt is a bottomless sea.
In idleness there is a perpetual despair
No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness than disbelief...
When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred...
It were a real increase of human happiness, could all young men from the age...
The difference between Socrates and Jesus? The great conscious and the immeasurably great unconscious.
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere...
In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment.