Mediocrity can talk; but it is for genius to observe
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Mediocrity can talk, but it is for genius to observe.
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
But what minutes! Count them by sensation, and not by calendars, and each moment is...
The most noble criticism is that in which the critic is not the antagonist so...
Man is only great when he acts from passion.
The right honourable gentleman is reminiscent of a poker. The only difference is that a...
How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the...
There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not...
Despair is the conclusion of fools.
There is no index of character so sure as the voice.
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise;...
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the...
The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of...
Be amusing: never tell unkind stories; above all, never tell long ones.
My objection to Liberalism is this that it is the introduction into the practical business...
I feel a very unusual sensation - if it's not indigestion, I think it must...
Ingratitude is treason to mankind
Gratitude is a fruit of great cultivation; you do not find it among gross people