His Christianity was muscular
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
What is earnest is not always true; on the contrary, error is often more earnest...
There can be economy only where there is efficiency.
The fool wonders, the wise man asks.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
Were it not for music, we might in these days say, the beautiful is dead.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
Experience is the child of Thought, and Thought is the child of Action. We cannot...
In politics nothing is contemptible.
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.
The devil is the author of confusion
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
I have been ever of opinion that revolutions are not to be evaded.
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
Books are fatal: they are the curse of the human race. Nine-tenths of existing books...
To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is...
Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would...
There is no waste of time in life like that of making explanations.
Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is...
I have brought myself, by long meditation, to the conviction that a human being with...