Culture is the process by which a person becomes all that they were created capable of being.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of...
A man lives by believing something: not by debating and arguing about many things.
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacle s, discouragement s, and impossibilities: It...
Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one.
The purpose of man is in action, not thought.
Work is the grand cure for all maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind -...
If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.
Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
The deepest depth of vulgarism is that of setting up money as the ark of...
Ill-health, of body or of mind, is defeat. Health alone is victory. Let all men,...
In idleness there is a perpetual despair
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
This world, after all our science and sciences, is still a miracle wonderful, inscrutable, magical...
Silence is as deep as eternity, speech a shallow as time.
The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
Democracy is, by the nature of it, a self-cancelling business: and gives in the long...
Secrecy is the element of all goodness; even virtue, even beauty is mysterious.
A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.
A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a...
Worship is transcendent wonder.