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
As for our majority... one is enough.
Nature, like man, sometimes weeps from gladness.
Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him,...
His Christianity was muscular
The best security for civilization is the dwelling, and upon properly appointed and becoming dwellings...
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...
The greatest of all evils is a weak government
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
A precedent embalms a principle.
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely...
Beware of endeavoring to become a great man in a hurry. One such attempt in...
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
There is no index of character so sure as the voice.
A majority is always better than the best repartee.
Ignorance never settle a question.
Almost everything that is great has been done by youth.
There is no education like adversity.
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
The practice of politics in the East may be defined by one word: dissimulation.
Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he...