The world is governed by very different personages from what is imagined by those who are not behind the scenes.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
The Duke of Wellington brought to the post of first minister immortal fame, -a quality...
The practice of politics in the East may be defined by one word: dissimulation.
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than...
There is no gambling like politics.
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
Books are the curse of the human race.
Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him,...
Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him.
Justice is truth in action
Without publicity there can be no public support, and without public support every nation must...
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...
An obedient wife commands her husband
Mediocrity can talk; but it is for genius to observe
Adventures are to the adventurous
I never deny. I never contradict. I sometimes forget.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
In politics nothing is contemptible.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...
Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is...
London is a roost for every bird.