In politics nothing is contemptible.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
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Benjamin Disraeli Quotes
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the British nation in political life to their talking politics after dinner.
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.
In a progressive country change is constant change is inevitable.
Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.
Never complain and never explain.
Great countries are those that produce great people.
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
Politics are a very unsatisfactory game.
American youth attributes much more importance to arriving at driver's license age than at voting age.
I'm not particularly a feminist, but if you get women off the animal cycle of reproduction and give them some say in how many children they'll have, immediately the floor will rise.
I played by the rules of politics as I found them.
Habit is a second nature that destroys the first. But what is nature? Why is habit not natural? I am very much afraid that nature itself is only a first habit, just as habit is a second nature.
The confidence in another man's virtue is no light evidence of a man's own, and God willingly favors such a confidence.
God can help man solve all man's problems except man.
God made man to go by motives, and he will not go without them, any more than a boat without steam or a balloon without gas.
It is more agreeable to have the power to give than to receive.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.