He who could foresee affairs three days in advance would be rich for thousands of years.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
Biography is the only true history
Go as far as you can see; when you get there you'll be able to...
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
Work is the grand cure for all maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind -...
The man who cannot laugh is not only fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils; but...
Imperfection clings to a person, and if they wait till they are brushed off entirely,...
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.
Show me the person you honor, for I know better by that the kind of...
Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
When new turns of behavior cease to appear in the life of the individual, its...
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at...
It is the first of all problems for a man to find out what kind...
There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacle s, discouragement s, and impossibilities: It...
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of...
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.