Isolation is the sum total of wretchedness to a man.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
The deadliest sin were the consciousness of no sin
No pressure, no diamonds.
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all that they can.
Worship is transcendent wonder.
Endurance is patience concentrated.
Youth is to all the glad season of life; but often only by what it...
In books lies the soul of the whole past time.
There is a great discovery still to be made in literature, that of paying literary...
It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics.
Man's unhappiness, as I construe, comes of his greatness; it is because there is an...
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
The deepest depth of vulgarism is that of setting up money as the ark of...
That a parliament, especially a Parliament with Newspaper Reporters firmly established in it, is an...
A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there...
Necessity dispenseth with decorum.
The eye sees what it brings the power to see.
If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always...
When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred...