Real politics are the possession and distribution of power.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
We should never lose an occasion. Opportunity is more powerful even than conquerors and prophets.
Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius.
Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country depends.
Genius, when young, is divine.
A majority is always better than the best repartee.
It destroys one's nerves to be amiable every day to the same human being.
The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of...
Without tact you can learn nothing.
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him.
There is no gambling like politics.
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Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a...
Where knowledge ends, religion begins
The Bible was a consolation to a fellow alone in the old cell. The lovely...
I still say a church steeple with a lightning rod on top shows a lack...