Science must have originated in the feeling that something was wrong.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their...
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and...
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
In books lies the soul of the whole past time.
I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A...
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better,...
When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred...
Biography is the only true history
A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
The novel can't compete with cars, the movies, television, and liquor. A guy who's had...
Man is, properly speaking, based upon hope, he has no other possession but hope; this...
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
The deepest depth of vulgarism is that of setting up money as the ark of...
To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made...
Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less...
It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see
Not what I have, but what I do is my kingdom.
The difference between Socrates and Jesus? The great conscious and the immeasurably great unconscious.
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
Isolation is the sum total of wretchedness to a man.