Foolish men imagine that because judgement for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgement for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it…
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
The spiritual is the parent of the practical.
All that mankind has done, thought or been: it is lying as in magic preservation...
Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
It is a strange trade that of advocacy. Your intellect, your highest heavenly gift is...
Isolation is the sum total of wretchedness to a man.
The man of life upright has a guiltless heart, free from all dishonest deeds or...
Good breeding differs, if at all, from high breeding only as it gracefully remembers the...
Work alone is noble.
It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see.
Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
Laissez-faire, Supply-and-demand, - one begins to be weary of all that. Leave all to egoism,...
The true university of these days is a collection of books.
Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere...
Democracy is, by the nature of it, a self-cancelling business: and gives in the long...
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness than disbelief...
Sarcasm I now see to be, in general, the language of the devil; for which...
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
Teach a parrot the terms supply and demand and you've got an economist.