The mystical bond of brotherhood makes all men brothers
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
History is the essence of innumerable biographies
Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less...
Imperfection clings to a person, and if they wait till they are brushed off entirely,...
Be not a slave of words.
There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
The courage we desire and prize is not the courage to die decently, but to...
A force as of madness in the hands of reason has done all that was...
Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one.
The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.
For all right judgment of any man or thing it is useful, nay, essential, to...
Thought is the parent of the deed.
Wonder is the basis of worship
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...
Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
No iron chain, or outward force of any kind, can ever compel the soul of...
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be of the noblest.
Every noble work is at first impossible.
Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you...
Thought once awakened does not again slumber; unfolds itself into a System of Thought; grows,...