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BENJAMIN DISRAELI, 1ST EARL OF BEACONSFIELD
English statesman and author (son of Isaac D'Israeli)
(1804 - 1881)
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Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm.
      - [Enthusiasm]

Everything in this world depends upon will.
      - [Will]

Expediency is a law of nature. The camel is a wonderful animal, but the desert made the camel.
      - [Expediency]

Extreme views are never just; something always turns up which disturbs the calculations formed upon their data.
      - [Extremes]

Fame has eagle wings, and yet she mounts not so high as man's desires.
      - [Fame]

Fear makes us feel our humanity.
      - [Fear]

Female friendships are of rapid growth.
      - [Friendship]

Finality is not the language of politics.
      - [Politics]

For life in general, there is but one decree; youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
      - [Aging]

Friendship is the gift of the gods, and the most precious boon to man.
      - [Friendship]

Generally speaking, among sensible persons, it would seem that a rich man deems that friend a sincere one who does not want to borrow his money; while, among the less favored with fortune's gifts, the sincere friend is generally esteemed to be the individual who is ready to lend it.
      - [Friends]

Great men never require experience.
      - [Experience]

Great men should think of opportunity and not of time. That is the excuse of feeble and puzzled spirits.
      - [Opportunity]

Grief is the agony of an instant; the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.
      - [Grief]

Happiness is only to be found in a recurrence to the principles of human nature; and these will prompt very simple measures.
      - [Happiness]

He who gains time gains everything.
      - [Time]

He wreathed the rod of criticism with roses.
      - [Criticism]

However gradual may be the growth of confidence, that of credit requires still more time to arrive at maturity.
      - [Confidence]

I am bound to furnish my antagonists with arguments, but not with comprehension.
      - [Argument]

I am myself a gentleman of the press, and have no other escutcheon.
      - [Printing]

I am prepared for the worst but hope for the best.
      - [Hope : Preparation]

I believe absence is a great element of charm.
      - [Absence]

I do not believe such a quality as chance exists. Every incident that happens must be a link in a chain.
      - [Chance]

I do not like giving advice: it is incurring an unnecessary responsibility.
      - [Advice]

I do not understand how an aristocracy can exist, unless it be distinguished by some quality which no other class of the community possesses.
      - [Aristocracy]


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