Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels deeply, acts boldly, and expresses himself with frankness and with fervor.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
To supervise people, you must either surpass them in their accomplishments or despise them.
Had it not been for you, I should have remained what I was when we...
Assassination has never changed the history of the world.
Where knowledge ends, religion begins
Everyone likes flattery; and when you come to Royalty you should lay it on with...
Customs may not be as wise as laws, but they are always more popular
Colonies do not cease to be colonies because they are independent.
Genius, when young, is divine.
Without tact you can learn nothing.
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
It seems to me a barren thing this conservatism - an unhappy cross breed, the...
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely...
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.
Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a...
An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mother...
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes
Firemen are going to get killed. When they join the department they face that fact....
Heroism is latent in every human soul - However humble or unknown, they (the veterans)...