All that mankind has done, thought or been: it is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of books.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragement, and impossibilities: It is this,...
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of...
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
The eye sees what it brings the power to see.
No person is important enough to make me angry.
Man is, properly speaking, based upon hope, he has no other possession but hope; this...
There is a great discovery still to be made in literature, that of paying literary...
It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics.
Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one.
Manners are stronger than laws
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better....
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
That a parliament, especially a Parliament with Newspaper Reporters firmly established in it, is an...
History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their...
The mystical bond of brotherhood makes all men brothers
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere...
Martyrdom is the only way in which a man can become famous without ability.
It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but...
I wanna thank you for supporting me and my music and defending me from haters.