Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to console undistinguished people for their want of fortune and their lack of merit.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time
What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is...
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained...
An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mother...
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
You will find as you grow older that courage is the rarest of all qualities...
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
The difference between a misfortune and a calamity is this: If Gladstone fell into the...
Every man has a right to be conceited until he is successful.
Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition.
Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is...
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
Adventures are to the adventurous.
Sir, I say that justice is truth in action
We should never lose an occasion. Opportunity is more powerful even than conquerors and prophets.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
Where knowledge ends, religion begins
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...