The more extensive a man's knowledge of what has been done, the greater will be his power of knowing what to do.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements,...
In a progressive country change is constant; change is inevitable.
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
My objection to Liberalism is this -- that it is the introduction into the practical...
He was distinguished for ignorance; for he had only one idea, and that was wrong
Never complain and never explain.
The secret to success is constancy to purpose.
Life is too short to be small.
The art of quotation requires more delicacy in the practice than those conceived who could...
The devil is the author of confusion
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.
Travel teaches toleration.
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained...
He is a self-made man, very much in love with his creator.
Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country depends.
What we anticipate seldom occurs: but what we least expect generally happens.
Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
Art never comes from happiness.
One ought to seek out virtue for its own sake, without being influenced by fear...