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
Frank and explicit - that is the right line to take when you wish to...
Assassination has never changed the history of the world
Never complain and never explain.
The most noble criticism is that in which the critic is not the antagonist so...
Sweet is the voice of a sister in the season of sorrow.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.
The fool wonders, the wise man asks.
Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to...
The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit...
Without tact you can learn nothing.
There is moderation even in excess.
An obedient wife commands her husband
Mediocrity can talk; but it is for genius to observe
Success is the child of audacity.
The devil is the author of confusion
Silence is the mother of truth.
Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is...
Youth is a blunder; Manhood a struggle, Old Age a regret.
The best security for civilization is the dwelling, and upon properly appointed and becoming dwellings...