Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, KG, PC, FRS was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. source
Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels...
That fatal drollery called a representative government.
A University should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning.
Things must be done by parties, not by persons using parties as tools.
The practice of politics in the East may be defined by one word: dissimulation.
When a man fell into his anecdotage it was a sign for him to retire from the...
Genius, when young, is divine.
I have been ever of opinion that revolutions are not to be evaded.
Nature, like man, sometimes weeps from gladness.
The more extensive a man's knowledge of what has been done, the greater will...
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
Almost everything that is great has been done by youth.
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.
It is easier to be critical than correct.
War is never a solution; it is an aggravation.
To supervise people, you must either surpass them in their accomplishments or...
Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country...
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
You will find as you grow older that courage is the rarest of all qualities...
Real politics are the possession and distribution of power.
We cannot learn men from books.
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of...
Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm.
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
Increased means and increased leisure are the two civilizers of man.
Comics brought me to the dance. It'll always be my first loyalty.