Thought once awakened does not again slumber; unfolds itself into a System of Thought; grows, in man after man, generation after generation, - till its full stature is reached, and such System of Thought can grow no farther, but must…
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
The true past departs not, no truth or goodness realized by man ever dies, or...
Foolish men imagine that because judgement for an evil thing is delayed, there is no...
Biography is the only true history
If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always...
Men seldom, or rather never for a length of time and deliberately, rebel against anything...
Blessed is he who has found his work.
A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and...
A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
Ill-health, of body or of mind, is defeat. Health alone is victory. Let all men,...
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
Work alone is noble.
It were a real increase of human happiness, could all young men from the age...
There is no private house in which people can enjoy themselves so well as at...
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth...