Happy the people whose annals are vacant.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Silence is more eloquent than words
The novel can't compete with cars, the movies, television, and liquor. A guy who's had...
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
No age seemed the age of romance to itself.
History, a distillation of rumour.
The man who cannot laugh is not only fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils; but...
Culture is the process by which a person becomes all that they were created capable...
If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always...
Experience is the best of schoolmasters, only the school fees are heavy
In idleness there is a perpetual despair
Do the duty which lieth nearest to thee! Thy second duty will already have become...
In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment.
True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not...
Clever men are good, but they are not the best.
Debt is a bottomless sea.
Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no...
Silence is more eloquent than words.
The true past departs not, no truth or goodness realized by man ever dies, or...
Consider the past and you shall know the future.
To have common glories in the past, a common will in the present; to have...