Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches,...
Customs may not be as wise as laws, but they are always more popular
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet.
To supervise people, you must either surpass them in their accomplishments or despise them.
But what minutes! Count them by sensation, and not by calendars, and each moment is...
Assassination has never changed the history of the world
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes
Nothing can resist the human will that will stake even its existence on its stated...
I never deny. I never contradict. I sometimes forget.
Worry - a God, invisible but omnipotent. It steals the bloom from the cheek and...
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only...
Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret.
Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would...
It seems to me a barren thing this conservatism - an unhappy cross breed, the...
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right...
Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he...
No enemy is so terrible as a man of genius.
If there be anything that can be called genius, it consists chiefly in ability to...
Put your talent into your work, but your genius into your life