Democracy is, by the nature of it, a self-cancelling business: and gives in the long run a net result of zero
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Debt is a bottomless sea.
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
History is the essence of innumerable biographies
Isolation is the sum total of wretchedness to a man.
Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.
Men seldom, or rather never for a length of time and deliberately, rebel against anything...
The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself.
Wonder is the basis of worship
Not what I have, but what I do is my kingdom.
To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made...
The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be noblest
I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A...
Silence is more eloquent than words
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness, and its power of endurance - the cheerful man...
Blessed is he who has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness.
The only happiness a brave person ever troubles themselves in asking about, is happiness enough...
Foolish men imagine that because judgement for an evil thing is delayed, there is no...
If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere...
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of...