An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mother who speaks about her own children.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained...
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation.
Great countries are those that produce great people.
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of...
Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet.
Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is...
Colonies do not cease to be colonies because they are independent.
O Music! Miraculous art! A blast of thy trumpet and millions rush forward to die;...
The governments of the present day have to deal not merely with other governments, with...
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely...
It destroys one's nerves to be amiable every day to the same human being.
Worry - a God, invisible but omnipotent. It steals the bloom from the cheek and...
The greatest of all evils is a weak government.
But what minutes! Count them by sensation, and not by calendars, and each moment is...
Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country depends.
Damn your principles! Stick to your party.
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is...
In a progressive country change is constant; change is inevitable.
We are the change we have been waiting for.
The eye altering, alters all