All great peoples are conservative.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they...
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at...
Ridicule is the language of the devil
The world is a republic of mediocrities, and always was.
There is a great discovery still to be made in literature, that of paying literary...
Work is the grand cure for all maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind -...
Blessed is he who has found his work.
Weak eyes are fondest of glittering objects.
A strong mind always hopes, and has always cause to hope.
Democracy is, by the nature of it, a self-cancelling business: and gives in the long...
If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.
In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment.
Alas, the fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself
The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be of the noblest.
The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is...
For all right judgment of any man or things it is useful, nay, essential, to...
The glory of a workman, still more of a master-workman, that he does his work...
Let each become all that he was created capable of being.
The eye sees what it brings the power to see.
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.