Silence is the mother of truth.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
There is no education like adversity
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
Man is only great when he acts from passion.
What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
The greatest of all evils is a weak government.
Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him,...
Nationality is the miracle of political independence; race is the principle of physical analogy.
War is never a solution; it is an aggravation.
The art of quotation requires more delicacy in the practice than those conceived who could...
Damn your principles! Stick to your party.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...
Man is only truly great when he acts from the passions
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...
Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is...
I never deny. I never contradict. I sometimes forget.
As for our majority... one is enough.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.