340 Total Quotes

Benjamin Disraeli Quotes

Benjamin Disraeli
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.
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#British Statesman

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A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy
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#Conservative

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Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action
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#Action #inspirational #Happiness

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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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#Mystery

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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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#British Statesman

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There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
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#British Statesman #Lies And Lying

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Life is too short to be small.
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#Birthday #Funny

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It destroys one's nerves to be amiable every day to the same human being.
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#British Statesman

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Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are free agents, and man is more powerful than matter.
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#British Statesman #Circumstances

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The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example.
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#Example #Heroes And Heroism

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Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
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#Romance #Fiction

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London is a roost for every bird.
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#British Statesman

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The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.
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#Friends Or Friendship #British Statesman #Quote of the Day

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Critics are those who have failed in literature and art.
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#Critics And Criticism #Art

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His shortcoming is his long staying.
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#Bores And Boredom

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Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius.
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#Desperation #British Statesman

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You behold a range of exhausted volcanoes. Not a flame flickers on a single pallid crest.
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#Parliament

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The world is weary of statesmen whom democracy has degraded into politicians.
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#British Statesman #Democracy