No enemy is so terrible as a man of genius.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would...
An author who speaks about their own books is almost as bad as a mother...
I have brought myself, by long meditation, to the conviction that a human being with...
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only...
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...
How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.
Almost everything that is great has been done by youth.
Everyone likes flattery, and when you come to Royalty, you should lay it on with...
What we anticipate seldom occurs: but what we least expect generally happens.
There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not...
We cannot learn men from books.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...
I never deny. I never contradict. I sometimes forget.
Whenever is found what is called a paternal government, there is found state education. It...
To supervise people, you must either surpass them in their accomplishments or despise them.
Youth is the trustee of prosperity.
There is no education like adversity
Play is the beginning of knowledge.
If we would have new knowledge, we must get a whole world of new questions.
I look back five years ago, when I thought I was adult and knew everything...