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Benjamin Disraeli

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All is mystery; but he is a slave who will not struggle to penetrate the dark veil.
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We cannot learn men from books.
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Be amusing, never tell unkind stories; above all, never tell long ones.
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You cannot choose between party government and Parliamentary government. I say you can have no Parli...
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
I have climbed to the top of the greasy pole!
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
It seems to me a barren thing this conservatism - an unhappy cross breed, the mule of politics that ...
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
Christianity is completed Judaism, or it is nothing
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
The Youth of a Nation are the trustees of posterity
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
He has to learn that petulance is no sarcasm, and that insolence is not invective
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
The difference between a misfortune and a calamity is this: If Gladstone fell into the Thames, it wo...
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
It seems to me a barren thing this conservatism - an unhappy cross breed, the mule of politics that ...
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
Ignorance never settles a question
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would mount, but esp...
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
When I want to read a novel, I write one.
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
News is that which comes from the North, East, West and South, and if it comes from only one point o...
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes.
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet.
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
The right honorable gentlemen's smile is like the silver fittings of a coffin
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
The disappointment of manhood succeeds the delusion of youth
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
In politics nothing is contemptible.
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
Patience is a necessary ingredient of genius
BENJAMIN DISRAELI
The greatest of all evil is the weak government.
BENJAMIN DISRAELI