The disappointment of manhood succeeds the delusion of youth.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
The world is weary of statesmen whom democracy has degraded into politicians.
The world is governed by very different personages from what is imagined by those who...
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is...
To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is...
Man is only great when he acts from passion.
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard
O Music! Miraculous art! A blast of thy trumpet and millions rush forward to die;...
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
A majority is always better than the best repartee.
We are all born for love... it is the principle existence and it's only end.
The devil is the author of confusion
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.
There is moderation even in excess.
Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is...
Assassination has never changed the history of the world.
Travel teaches toleration.
London is a modern Babylon.
Nine-tenths of the existing books are nonsense and the clever books are the refutation of...
The pursuit of science leads only to the insoluble.