Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Ridicule is the language of the devil
For, if a good speaker, never so eloquent, does not see into the fact, and...
Talk that does not end in any kind of action is better suppressed altogether.
The outer passes away; the innermost is the same yesterday, today, and forever.
Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves together.
Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no...
No age seemed the age of romance to itself.
Not what I have, but what I do is my kingdom.
Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less...
Heroism is the divine relation which, in all times, unites a great man to other...
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if...
A man lives by believing something: not by debating and arguing about many things.
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragement, and impossibilities: It is this,...
To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made...
In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom...
Youth is to all the glad season of life; but often only by what it...
Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one.
A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.
Silence is more eloquent than words.
Man is, properly speaking, based upon hope, he has no other possession but hope; this...