The world is weary of statesmen whom democracy has degraded into politicians.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
The art of quotation requires more delicacy in the practice than those conceived who could...
You will find as you grow older that courage is the rarest of all qualities...
Grief is the agony of an instant. The indulgence of grief the blunder of a...
We should never lose an occasion. Opportunity is more powerful even than conquerors and prophets.
Ignorance never settles a question
Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret
Adventures are to the adventurous
Books are fatal: they are the curse of the human race. Nine-tenths of existing books...
Where knowledge ends, religion begins.
When a man fell into his anecdotage it was a sign for him to retire...
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
Real politics are the possession and distribution of power.
The Youth of a Nation are the trustees of posterity.
Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would...
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time
Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is...
London is a modern Babylon.
A precedent embalms a principle.
What we anticipate seldom occurs: but what we least expect generally happens.
A University should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning.