Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are free agents, and man is more powerful than matter.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
When a man fell into his anecdotage it was a sign for him to retire...
The devil is the author of confusion
Duty cannot exist without faith.
Nine-tenths of the existing books are nonsense and the clever books are the refutation of...
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
The people of England are the most enthusiastic in the world.
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only...
Genius, when young, is divine.
Travel teaches toleration.
How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements,...
I feel a very unusual sensation - if it's not indigestion, I think it must...
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best.
The first magic of love is our ignorance that it can ever end.
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations.
Were it not for music, we might in these days say, the beautiful is dead.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country depends.
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
A University should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning.