We cannot learn men from books.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
The right honourable gentleman is reminiscent of a poker. The only difference is that a...
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes
I say that justice is truth in action.
Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet.
Nationality is the miracle of political independence; race is the principle of physical analogy.
Without publicity there can be no public support, and without public support every nation must...
Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is...
Books are the curse of the human race.
Had it not been for you, I should have remained what I was when we...
Never take anything for granted.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours.
London is a roost for every bird.
The world is weary of statesmen whom democracy has degraded into politicians.
The practice of politics in the East may be defined by one word: dissimulation.
It is much easier to be critical than to be correct.
The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit...