War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Teach a parrot the terms supply and demand and you've got an economist.
A man willing to work, and unable to find work, is perhaps the saddest sight...
Everywhere in life the true question is, not what we have gained, but what we...
A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.
Reform is not pleasant, but grievous; no person can reform themselves without suffering and hard...
Wonderful ''Force of Public Opinion!'' We must act and walk in all points as it...
Weak eyes are fondest of glittering objects.
If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.
The man who cannot laugh is not only fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils; but...
Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
Music is well said to be the speech of angels; in fact, nothing among the...
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better....
Society is founded upon cloth.
Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less...
No age seemed the age of romance to itself.
No violent extreme endures.
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if...
Nothing that was worthy in the past departs; no truth or goodness realized by man...
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.