Nothing that was worthy in the past departs; no truth or goodness realized by man ever dies, or can die.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
No man lives without jostling and being jostled; in all ways he has to elbow...
Let each become all that he was created capable of being.
Democracy is, by the nature of it, a self-cancelling business: and gives in the long...
To reform a world, to reform a nation, no wise man will undertake; and all...
The cut of a garment speaks of intellect and talent and the color of temperament...
One must verify or expel his doubts, and convert them into the certainty of Yes...
Wonderful ''Force of Public Opinion!'' We must act and walk in all points as it...
Silence is as deep as eternity, speech a shallow as time.
Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.
No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness than disbelief...
Worship is transcendent wonder.
A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.
The world is a republic of mediocrities, and always was.
We do everything by custom, even believe by it; our very axioms, let us boast...
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at...
Writing is a dreadful labor, yet not so dreadful as Idleness.
He who could foresee affairs three days in advance would be rich for thousands of...
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.
Not what I have, but what I do is my kingdom.