The very phrase 'foreign affairs' makes an Englishman convinced that I am about to treat of subjects with which he has no concern.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
Nine-tenths of the existing books are nonsense and the clever books are the refutation of...
O Music! Miraculous art! A blast of thy trumpet and millions rush forward to die;...
A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is...
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and...
Power has only one duty - to secure the social welfare of the People.
Never complain and never explain.
Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.
The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading, imparts the...
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right...
Almost everything that is great has been done by youth.
Man is only great when he acts from passion.
You will find as you grow older that courage is the rarest of all qualities...
Books are fatal: they are the curse of the human race. Nine-tenths of existing books...
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
What we anticipate seldom occurs: but what we least expect generally happens.
The people of England are the most enthusiastic in the world.
Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet.
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the...