Laissez-faire, Supply-and-demand, - one begins to be weary of all that. Leave all to egoism, to ravenous greed of money, of pleasure, of applause: it is the Gospel of Despair!.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
The mystical bond of brotherhood makes all men brothers
I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A...
Talk that does not end in any kind of action is better suppressed altogether.
Sarcasm is the language of the devil, for which reason I have long since as...
No pressure, no diamonds.
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.
Democracy is cumbersome, slow and inefficient, but in due time, the voice of the people...
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better....
Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we do.
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing...
Thought is the parent of the deed.
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at...
A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a...
If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always...
The deadliest sin were the consciousness of no sin
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.
The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be noblest
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
Some people think that if they change the names of things, the things themselves will...