No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
For all right judgment of any man or things it is useful, nay, essential, to...
Reform is not pleasant, but grievous; no person can reform themselves without suffering and hard...
A witty statesman said, you might prove anything by figures.
The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they...
No pressure, no diamonds.
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...
Wonderful ''Force of Public Opinion!'' We must act and walk in all points as it...
The cut of a garment speaks of intellect and talent and the color of temperament...
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.
It is a strange trade that of advocacy. Your intellect, your highest heavenly gift is...
Endurance is patience concentrated.
Wonder is the basis of worship
Alas, the fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better,...
No violent extreme endures.
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and...
All the breaks you need in life wait within your imagination, Imagination is the workshop...
The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live.