The devil is the author of confusion
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are...
Were it not for music, we might in these days say, the beautiful is dead.
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.
Adventures are to the adventurous
For life in general, there is but one decree; youth is a blunder, manhood a...
Books are the curse of the human race
His Christianity was muscular
There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
The secret of success is constancy of purpose.
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise;...
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action
The world is governed by very different personages from what is imagined by those who...
Things must be done by parties, not by persons using parties as tools.
Mediocrity can talk; but it is for genius to observe
We live in an age when to be young and to be indifferent can be...
Justice is truth in action.
The more you are talked about the less powerful you are.
Something unpleasant is coming when men are anxious to tell the truth.
Nine-tenths of the existing books are nonsense and the clever books are the refutation of...