Men seldom, or rather never for a length of time and deliberately, rebel against anything that does not deserve rebelling against.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
The world is an old woman, and mistakes any gilt farthing for a gold coin;...
In books lies the soul of the whole past time.
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak becomes...
The deepest depth of vulgarism is that of setting up money as the ark of...
The difference between Socrates and Jesus? The great conscious and the immeasurably great unconscious.
Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to...
The mystical bond of brotherhood makes all men brothers
Society is founded upon cloth.
Love is not altogether a , yet it has many points in common therewith
All that mankind has done, thought or been: it is lying as in magic preservation...
Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.
Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
One must verify or expel his doubts, and convert them into the certainty of Yes...
Do the duty which lieth nearest to thee! Thy second duty will already have become...
No iron chain, or outward force of any kind, can ever compel the soul of...
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
Manners are stronger than laws
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You...
Life is not in having and getting, but in being and becoming.