There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not capable; for in politics there is no honour.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
My objection to Liberalism is this that it is the introduction into the practical business...
There is no education like adversity
I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise;...
A majority is always better than the best repartee.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
Travel teaches toleration.
The first magic of love is our ignorance that it can ever end.
Genius, when young, is divine.
'A sound Conservative government,' said Taper, musingly. 'I understand: Tory men and Whig measures.'
Be amusing: never tell unkind stories; above all, never tell long ones.
Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret
Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm.
Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he...
Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours.
Debt is a prolific mother of folly and of crime
Increased means and increased leisure are the two civilizers of man
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely...
The pursuit of science leads only to the insoluble.
Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.
William Gladstone has not a single redeeming defect.