What we might call, by way of eminence, the Dismal Science
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
No age seemed the age of romance to itself.
All great peoples are conservative.
Do the duty which lieth nearest to thee! Thy second duty will already have become...
The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they...
Thought is the parent of the deed.
True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not...
Not what I have, but what I do is my kingdom.
Love is the only game that is not called on account of darkness.
What we become depends on what we read after all the professors have finished with...
Reform is not pleasant, but grievous; no person can reform themselves without suffering and hard...
Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to...
Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no...
Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
Biography is the only true history
History, a distillation of rumour.
If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and...
Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.
The most valuable things in life are not measured in monetary terms. The really important...
"To Become what you Believe, You must first Believe in what you have yet to...