How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements, experience, who will unmask his mind, unbutton his brains, and pour forth in careless and picturesque phrase all the results of his studies and observation;…
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
There is moderation even in excess.
We moralize among ruins.
For life in general, there is but one decree; youth is a blunder, manhood a...
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right...
Debt is a prolific mother of folly and of crime
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
As for our majority... one is enough.
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence and its only...
The greatest of all evils is a weak government
We are all born for love... it is the principle existence and it's only end.
There is no education like adversity
No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition.
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is...
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes
Life is too short to be little.
Duty cannot exist without faith.
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
Books are fatal: they are the curse of the human race. Nine-tenths of existing books...
Printing is no longer the only way of reproducing books. Reading them, however, has not...
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...