Silence is the mother of truth.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
There is no waste of time in life like that of making explanations.
Real politics are the possession and distribution of power.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...
Almost everything that is great has been done by youth.
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise;...
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.
It destroys one's nerves to be amiable every day to the same human being.
Colonies do not cease to be colonies because they are independent.
Beware of endeavoring to become a great man in a hurry. One such attempt in...
Youth is a blunder; Manhood a struggle, Old Age a regret.
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained...
Despair is the conclusion of fools.
Books are the curse of the human race
Without publicity there can be no public support, and without public support every nation must...
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely...
Debt is a prolific mother of folly and of crime
~Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to...
A true lover always feels in debt to the one he loves.