Christianity is completed Judaism, or it is nothing
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the...
There are three types of lies; lies, damn lies, and statistics.
Books are the curse of the human race.
The right honourable gentleman is reminiscent of a poker. The only difference is that a...
The devil is the author of confusion
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
The difference between a misfortune and a calamity is this: If Gladstone fell into the...
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only...
Adventures are to the adventurous
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and...
Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to...
There is moderation even in excess.
We cannot learn men from books.
How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements,...
To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is...
The fool wonders, the wise man asks.
I have been ever of opinion that revolutions are not to be evaded.
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise;...
A picture must possess a real power to generate light [and] for a long time...
I believe in the necessity for struggle by people at the bottom of any society.