One of the hardest things in this world is to admit you are wrong. And nothing is more helpful in resolving a situation than its frank admission.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements,...
Success is the child of audacity.
We cannot learn men from books.
You can tell the strength of a nation by the women behind its men.
The practice of politics in the East may be defined by one word: dissimulation.
Whenever is found what is called a paternal government, there is found state education. It...
He was distinguished for ignorance; for he had only one idea, and that was wrong
Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would...
A majority is always better than the best repartee.
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
The greatest of all evils is a weak government
When little is done, little is said; silence is the mother of truth.
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages, may be preserved through...
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only...
'A sound Conservative government,' said Taper, musingly. 'I understand: Tory men and Whig measures.'
The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit...
Never complain and never explain.
Grief is the agony of an instant. The indulgence of grief the blunder of a...