No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
It is a strange trade that of advocacy. Your intellect, your highest heavenly gift is...
In books lies the soul of the whole past time.
Instead of saying that man is the creature of circumstance, it would be nearer the...
The true university of these days is a collection of books.
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
Happy the people whose annals are vacant.
Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.
Do the duty which lieth nearest to thee! Thy second duty will already have become...
That a parliament, especially a Parliament with Newspaper Reporters firmly established in it, is an...
Democracy is cumbersome, slow and inefficient, but in due time, the voice of the people...
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better....
Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
Reform is not pleasant, but grievous; no person can reform themselves without suffering and hard...
Blessed is he who has found his work.
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
Youth is to all the glad season of life; but often only by what it...
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...
The spiritual is the parent of the practical.
Thought is the parent of the deed.
Teach a parrot the terms supply and demand and you've got an economist.