Were it not for music, we might in these days say, the beautiful is dead.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Books are the curse of the human race.
London is a roost for every bird.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his...
Nature, like man, sometimes weeps from gladness.
A man may speak very well in the House of Commons, and fail very completely...
Genius, when young, is divine.
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to...
When little is done, little is said; silence is the mother of truth.
There is moderation even in excess.
As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has...
He is a self-made man, very much in love with his creator.
If you're not very clever you should be conciliatory.
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes
No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition.
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.
Had it not been for you, I should have remained what I was when we...
Travel teaches toleration.
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation.
When a man fell into his anecdotage it was a sign for him to retire...