Bride, n. A woman with a fine prospect behind her.
~ Ambrose Bierce
Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
War is never a solution; it is an aggravation.
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret.
A canter is a cure for every evil.
Silence is the mother of truth.
Talk to people about themselves and they will listen for hours.
A Conservative government is an organised hypocrisy.
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation.
But what minutes! Count them by sensation, and not by calendars, and each moment is a day.
Sweet is the voice of a sister in the season of sorrow, and wise is the counsel of those who love us.
I feel a very unusual sensation - if it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude.
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
No man is regular in his attendance at the House of Commons until he is married.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.
How fair is a garden amid the trials and passions of existence.
It destroys one's nerves to be amiable every day to the same human being.
Were it not for music, we might in these days say, the Beautiful is dead.
The question is this: Is man an ape or an angel? I am on the side of the angels.