The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be of the noblest.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Love is not altogether a , yet it has many points in common therewith
Blessed is he who has found his work.
Ill-health, of body or of mind, is defeat. Health alone is victory. Let all men,...
The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if...
Speech is human, silence is divine, yet also brutish and dead: therefore we must learn...
Conviction is worthless unless it is converted into conduct.
We do everything by custom, even believe by it; our very axioms, let us boast...
No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.
For, if a good speaker, never so eloquent, does not see into the fact, and...
The difference between Socrates and Jesus? The great conscious and the immeasurably great unconscious.
A strong mind always hopes, and has always cause to hope.
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...
He who could foresee affairs three days in advance would be rich for thousands of...
I don't pretend to understand the Universe - it's a great deal bigger than I...
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing...
Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to...
Worship is transcendent wonder.