The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is better.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Imperfection clings to a person, and if they wait till they are brushed off entirely,...
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere...
Happy the people whose annals are blank in history books
Sarcasm I now see to be, in general, the language of the devil; for which...
Endurance is patience concentrated.
Silence is as deep as eternity, speech a shallow as time.
It is the first of all problems for a man to find out what kind...
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
History, a distillation of rumour.
In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment.
Not what I have, but what I do is my kingdom.
Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of...
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if...
Blessed is he who has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness.
No violent extreme endures.
The outer passes away; the innermost is the same yesterday, today, and forever.
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always...
A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a...