The best Quotations

Man is only truly great when he acts from the passions.
- Benjamin Disraeli

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Quotation Anyone can carry his burden, however hard, until nightfall. Anyone can do his work, however hard, for one day. Anyone can live sweetly, patiently, lovingly, purely, until the sun goes down. And this is all that life really means. - writer
Quotation A few observation and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning to truth. - writer
Quotation Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates. - writer
Quotation Character is much easier kept than recovered. - writer
Quotation He gains everyone's approval who mixes the pleasant with the useful. - writer
Quotation A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar. - writer