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
I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best.
Colonies do not cease to be colonies because they are independent.
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and...
Things must be done by parties, not by persons using parties as tools.
Life is too short to be little.
There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
Play is the beginning of knowledge.
The art of quotation requires more delicacy in the practice than those conceived who could...
Genius, when young, is divine.
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence and its only...
The difference between a misfortune and a calamity is this: If Gladstone fell into the...
Justice is truth in action
Nature, like man, sometimes weeps from gladness.
Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise;...
A University should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning.
Ignorance never settle a question.
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation.
Duty cannot exist without faith.
To be conscious that you are ignorant of the facts is a great step to...