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
Without publicity there can be no public support, and without public support every nation must...
Nothing can resist the human will that will stake even its existence on its stated...
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...
Travel teaches toleration.
War is never a solution; it is an aggravation.
To supervise people, you must either surpass them in their accomplishments or despise them.
The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.
Nationality is the miracle of political independence; race is the principle of physical analogy.
The most noble criticism is that in which the critic is not the antagonist so...
We make our own fortunes and we call them fate
A consistent soul believes in destiny, a capricious one in chance.
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time
Something unpleasant is coming when men are anxious to tell the truth.
Despair is the conclusion of fools
London is a modern Babylon.
Man is only great when he acts from passion.
Where knowledge ends, religion begins
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the...
I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best.
The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit...