What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
Mediocrity can talk, but it is for genius to observe.
I have always thought that every woman should marry, and no man.
Worry - a God, invisible but omnipotent. It steals the bloom from the cheek and...
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is...
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of...
We cannot learn men from books.
His Christianity was muscular
Justice is truth in action.
Life is too short to be little.
Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.
The Youth of a Nation are the trustees of posterity.
There is no education like adversity.
It seems to me a barren thing this conservatism - an unhappy cross breed, the...
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard
Books are the curse of the human race
The pursuit of science leads only to the insoluble.
That fatal drollery called a representative government.
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
If you're not very clever you should be conciliatory.
Almost everything that is great has been done by youth.