Quotes by Benjamin Disraeli

Benjamin Disraeli

Benjamin Disraeli

English statesman and writer

Alive from: 1804-1881

Category: Politics | Writers (Contemporary)

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    Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember and remember more than I have seen.
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    Like all great travellers I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
    Source: Vivian Grey (1826) VIII, ch. 4
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    Little things affect little minds.
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    London is a modern Babylon.
    Source: Tancred (1847)
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    Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him, if you give him nothing to worship, he will fashion his own divinities, and find a chieftain in his own passions.
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    Man is more powerful than matter.
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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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    Man is only truly great when he acts from his passions.
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    Mediocrity can talk, but it is for genius to observe.
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    Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to console undistinguished people for their want of fortune and their lack of merit.
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    Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet.
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    My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
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    My objection to Liberalism is this - that it is the introduction into the practical business of life of the highest kind - namely, politics - of philosophical ideas instead of political principles.
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    Nationality is the miracle of political independence; race is the principle of physical analogy.
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    Nature has given us two ears but only one mouth.
    Source: Henrietta Temple (1837) VI, 24
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