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...
Men are to be guided only by their self-interests. Good government is a good balancing...
If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.
There is a great discovery still to be made in literature, that of paying literary...
A man's felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in...
Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
We do everything by custom, even believe by it; our very axioms, let us boast...
Heroism is the divine relation which, in all times, unites a great man to other...
Habit is the deepest law of human nature
Happy the people whose annals are blank in history books.
In books lies the soul of the whole past time.
Endurance is patience concentrated.
Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults...
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.
Be not a slave of words.
No age seemed the age of romance to itself.
Worship is transcendent wonder.
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less...