Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would mount, but especially for those who have to step out of the crowd
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only...
My objection to Liberalism is this that it is the introduction into the practical business...
Everyone likes flattery, and when you come to Royalty, you should lay it on with...
A consistent soul believes in destiny, a capricious one in chance.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches,...
What is earnest is not always true; on the contrary, error is often more earnest...
We make our own fortunes and we call them fate
William Gladstone has not a single redeeming defect.
Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained...
A University should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning.
Increased means and increased leisure are the two civilizers of man
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of...
We cannot learn men from books.
Travel teaches toleration.
The practice of politics in the East may be defined by one word: dissimulation.
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely...
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...