Necessity dispenseth with decorum.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to...
Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
Music is well said to be the speech of angels; in fact, nothing among the...
Egotism is the source and summary of all faults and miseries.
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
What you see, but can't see over is as good as infinite.
The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none.
Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.
What we might call, by way of eminence, the Dismal Science
Isolation is the sum total of wretchedness to a man.
Wonder is the basis of worship
Experience is the best of schoolmasters, only the school fees are heavy
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.
Conviction is worthless unless it is converted into conduct.
Love is not altogether a , yet it has many points in common therewith
Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
The difference between your mind and your heart: Your mind tells you what is smart...
If, in the present chaotic and shameful struggle for existence, when organized society offers a...
Imagination, which is the Eldorado of the poet and of the novel-writer, often proves the...
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
A strange thing is memory, and hope; one looks backward, and the other forward; one...
A house is a machine for living in.