Youth is to all the glad season of life; but often only by what it hopes, not by what it attains, or what it escapes.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle Quotes
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all that they can.
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak becomes...
The end of man is action, and not thought, though it be of the noblest.
Man's unhappiness, as I construe, comes of his greatness; it is because there is an...
Wonderful ''Force of Public Opinion!'' We must act and walk in all points as it...
Silence is more eloquent than words
For all right judgment of any man or thing it is useful, nay, essential, to...
The glory of a workman, still more of a master-workman, that he does his work...
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
A man's felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in...
Let each become all that he was created capable of being.
What we might call, by way of eminence, the Dismal Science
A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.
The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion.
Happy the people whose annals are blank in history books
A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and...
Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.
Your friends steal your clothes. Your little sister steals your makeup. Homework steals your time...