What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence and its only...
There is moderation even in excess.
Man is truly great when he can act from his passions
We should never lose an occasion. Opportunity is more powerful even than conquerors and prophets.
There is no education like adversity
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
The Duke of Wellington brought to the post of first minister immortal fame, -a quality...
The Youth of a Nation are the trustees of posterity.
We cannot learn men from books.
I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best.
An obedient wife commands her husband
Play is the beginning of knowledge.
Where knowledge ends, religion begins
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time
Finality is not the language of politics.
The art of quotation requires more delicacy in the practice than those conceived who could...
The most noble criticism is that in which the critic is not the antagonist so...
Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is...
As for our majority... one is enough.