Benjamin Disraeli Quotes

Every great decision creates ripples - - Like a huge boulder dropped in a lake. The ripples merge, rebound off the banks in unforseeable ways. The heavier the decision, the larger the waves, the more uncertain the consequences.
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When we would prepare the mind by a forcible appeal, and opening quotation is a symphony precluding on the chords those tones we are about to harmonize.
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The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation.
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Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future.
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Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes.
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Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
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Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
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I must follow the people. Am I not their leade.
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When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken.
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Action may not always bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
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As a rule, he or she who has the most information will have the greatest success in life.
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The difference of race is one of the reasons why I fear war may always exist because race implies difference, difference implies superiority, and superiority leads to predominance.
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Whenever is found what is called a paternal government, there is found state education. It has been discovered that the best way to ensure implicit obedience is to commence tyranny in the nursery.
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There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
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Sir, I say that justice is truth in action.
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The difference of race is one of the reasons why I fear war may always exist; because race implies difference, difference implies superiority, and superiority leads to predominance.
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I feel a very unusual sensation - If it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude.
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The most dangerous strategy is to jump a chasm in two leaps.
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Fear makes us feel our humanity.
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Cleanliness and order are not matters of instinct; they are matters of education, and like most great things, you must cultivate a taste for them.
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It is knowledge that influences and equalizes the social condition of man; that gives to all, however different their political position, passions which are in common, and enjoyments which are universal.
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The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
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Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
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Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
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Mediocrity can talk but it is for genius to observe.
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It is much easier to be critical than to be correct.
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Nurture your mind with great thoughts, For you will never go any higher that you think...
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What we anticipate seldom occurs what we least expected generally happens.
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We make our fortunes and call them fate.
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My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
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Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forego an advantage.
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I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise; that from the people, and for the people all springs, and all must exist.
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Knowledge must be gained by ourselves. Mankind may supply us with the facts but the results, even if they agree with previous ones, must be the work of our mind.
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Never complain and never explain.
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It is knowledge that influences and equalizes the social condition of man that gives to all, however different their political position, passions which are in common, and enjoyments which are universal.
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Nurture your mind with great thoughts.
Benjamin Disraeli
A man who loses his money, gains, at the least, experience, and sometimes, something better.
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