Clever men are good, but they are not the best.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Parliament will train you to talk; and above all things to hear, with patience, unlimited...
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we do.
History, a distillation of rumour.
Wonderful ''Force of Public Opinion!'' We must act and walk in all points as it...
Instead of saying that man is the creature of circumstance, it would be nearer the...
Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one.
Silence is more eloquent than words.
A strong mind always hopes, and has always cause to hope.
What we might call, by way of eminence, the Dismal Science
There is a great discovery still to be made in literature, that of paying literary...
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if...
Ill-health, of body or of mind, is defeat. Health alone is victory. Let all men,...
History is the essence of innumerable biographies
True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not...
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere...
The novel can't compete with cars, the movies, television, and liquor. A guy who's had...
Love is not altogether a , yet it has many points in common therewith
It is impossible to love and to be wise.
I think that when we look for love courageously, it reveals itself, and we wind...