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
Sweet is the voice of a sister in the season of sorrow.
Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and...
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a...
Life is too short to be small.
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than...
Where knowledge ends, religion begins
The more you are talked about the less powerful you are.
We are all born for love... it is the principle existence and it's only end.
Genius, when young, is divine.
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right...
You will find as you grow older that courage is the rarest of all qualities...
What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
When little is done, little is said; silence is the mother of truth.
Never complain and never explain.
The right honourable gentleman caught the Whigs bathing, and walked away with their clothes. He...
Books are fatal: they are the curse of the human race. Nine-tenths of existing books...
When her name is mentioned in the opera history books we will recall that vibrant,...
All the glory of the world would be buried in oblivion, unless God had provided...