The pursuit of science leads only to the insoluble.
Quote by Benjamin Disraeli
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Fear makes us feel our humanity.
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 services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes, but in peace are only fit for fools.
A majority is always better than the best repartee.
Change is inevitable. Change is constant.
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world it is more, it is the history of earth and of heaven.
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.
No Government can be long secure without a formidable Opposition.
The more extensive a man's knowledge of what has been done, the greater will be his power of knowing what to do.
You will find as you grow older that courage is the rarest of all qualities to be found in public life.
We live in an age when to be young and to be indifferent can be no longer synonymous. We must prepare for the coming hour. The claims of the Future are represented by suffering millions and the Youth of a Nation are the trustees of Posterity.
Men and women are not born inconstant: they are made so by their early amorous experiences.
Think as I think said the man, or you are abominable. You are a toad. And after I had thought on it, I said I will then, be a toad.
1913 wasn't a very good year. 1913 gave us the income tax, the 16th amendment and the IRS.
As a religion, bilingualism is the god that failed. It has led to no fairness, produced no unity, and cost Canadian taxpayers untold millions.
The safe way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.
If you're going to go through hell... I suggest you come back learning something.
What's that line from TS Eliot? To arrive at the place where you started, but to know it for the first time. I'm able to write about a breakup from a different place. Same brokenness. Same rock-bottom. But a little more informed, now I'm older. Thank God for growing up.
One of the most amazing things about mathematics is the people who do math aren't usually interested in application, because mathematics itself is truly a beautiful art form. It's structures and patterns, and that's what we love, and that's what we get off on.
The follow your dreams thing is really important because so many people are railroaded into taking other paths by their family, their friends, people who should be supportive going, 'What are you talking about?' Even just seemingly regular career paths, but if it's not what people expect for you they kind of react funny.