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
We moralize among ruins.
Without tact you can learn nothing.
Adventures are to the adventurous
He was distinguished for ignorance; for he had only one idea, and that was wrong
To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is...
I have been ever of opinion that revolutions are not to be evaded.
An author who speaks about his own books is almost as bad as a mother...
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the...
If you're not very clever you should be conciliatory.
In politics nothing is contemptible.
An obedient wife commands her husband
Nothing can resist the human will that will stake even its existence on its stated...
The palace is not safe when the cottage is not happy.
The most noble criticism is that in which the critic is not the antagonist so...
Colonies do not cease to be colonies because they are independent.
Judaism is not complete without Christianity and without Judaism, Christianity would not exist
Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret.
Grief is the agony of an instant. The indulgence of grief the blunder of a...
Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him,...
The first magic of love is our ignorance that it can ever end.