What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
As for our majority... one is enough.
Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy; who are as ignorant...
Despair is the conclusion of fools.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
The more you are talked about the less powerful you are.
Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches...
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
For life in general, there is but one decree; youth is a blunder, manhood a...
The pursuit of science leads only to the insoluble.
The very phrase 'foreign affairs' makes an Englishman convinced that I am about to treat...
How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements,...
If you're not very clever you should be conciliatory.
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.
The Youth of a Nation are the trustees of posterity.
We moralize among ruins.
Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.
Duty cannot exist without faith.