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
I say that justice is truth in action.
But what minutes! Count them by sensation, and not by calendars, and each moment is...
I have always thought that every woman should marry, and no man.
There is moderation even in excess.
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...
You will find as you grow older that courage is the rarest of all qualities...
The greatest of all evils is a weak government.
I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best.
The people of England are the most enthusiastic in the world.
Something unpleasant is coming when men are anxious to tell the truth.
There is no waste of time in life like that of making explanations.
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
Genius, when young, is divine.
A majority is always better than the best repartee.
I feel a very unusual sensation - if it's not indigestion, I think it must...
Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a...
Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would...
In politics nothing is contemptible.
Fashion is born by small facts, trends, or even politics, never by trying to make...
He wasn't used to being criticized, and he never did get it through his head...