Benjamin Disraeli Quotes

A precedent embalms a principle.
Benjamin Disraeli
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.
Benjamin Disraeli

The hare - Brained chatter of irresponsible frivolity.
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We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end.
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Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius.
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Benjamin disraeli - success is the child of audacity....

Nurture your mind with great thoughts for you will never go any higher than what you think.
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Benjamin disraeli - never complain and never explain....
Benjamin disraeli - the difference of race is one of the reasons why...
Action may not always bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
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Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
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Sir, I say that justice is truth in action.
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Man is a being born to believe. And if no church comes forward with its title - Deeds of truth to guide him, he will find altars and idols in his own heart and his own imagination.
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As a general rule the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information.
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Youth is a blunder Manhood a struggle Old Age a regret.
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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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Nurture your mind with great thoughts, For you will never go any higher that you think...
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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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Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
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What we anticipate seldom occurs what we least expected generally happens.
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The most dangerous strategy is to jump a chasm in two leaps.
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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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Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes.
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The fool wonders, the wise man asks.
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The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation.
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There are three kinds of lies lies, damned lies, and statistics.
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When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken.
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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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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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When men are pure, laws are useless when men are corrupt, laws are broken.
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The magic of first love is our ignorance that it can ever end.
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Nurture your mind with great thoughts.
Benjamin Disraeli
I feel a very unusual sensation - If it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude.
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Bore: one who has the power of speech but not the capacity for conversation.
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Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error.
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Assassination has never changed the history of the world.
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I never deny, I never contradict. I sometimes forget.
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What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expected generally happens.
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The secret of success is constancy of purpose.
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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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