If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right to go croaking about society, or what is worse, looking as if he stifled grief.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
I have brought myself, by long meditation, to the conviction that a human being with...
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
We make our own fortunes and we call them fate
We live in an age when to be young and to be indifferent can be...
We cannot learn men from books.
Despair is the conclusion of fools.
There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
Youth is a blunder; Manhood a struggle, Old Age a regret.
The governments of the present day have to deal not merely with other governments, with...
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely...
Man is only truly great when he acts from the passions
What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
Genius, when young, is divine.
Nature, like man, sometimes weeps from gladness.
Ignorance never settles a question
Great countries are those that produce great people.
An obedient wife commands her husband
If you would have a good wife, marry one who has been a good daughter.
A wife lasts only for the length of the marriage, but an ex-wife is there...