If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion.
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at...
No age seemed the age of romance to itself.
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
Narrative is linear, but action has breadth and depth as well as height and is...
Ill-health, of body or of mind, is defeat. Health alone is victory. Let all men,...
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and...
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak, became...
A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight...
A force as of madness in the hands of reason has done all that was...
Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
The world is a republic of mediocrities, and always was.
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to...
In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
What we become depends on what we read after all the professors have finished with...
No ghost was every seen by two pair of eyes.
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
Everywhere the human soul stands between a hemisphere of light and another of darkness; on...