Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Let the fear of a danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears...
There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
The more you are talked about the less powerful you are.
I have been ever of opinion that revolutions are not to be evaded.
The pursuit of science leads only to the insoluble.
Justice is truth in action
Nine-tenths of the existing books are nonsense and the clever books are the refutation of...
If you're not very clever you should be conciliatory.
Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a...
There is moderation even in excess.
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he...
The practice of politics in the East may be defined by one word: dissimulation.
Books are the curse of the human race
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...
When little is done, little is said; silence is the mother of truth.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard
When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared...
He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who...
I have a respect for manners as such, they are a way of dealing with...