"A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Benjamin Disraeli on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Benjamin Disraeli on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Benjamin Disraeli on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Benjamin Disraeli on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Benjamin Disraeli on Oscar Wilde
"Youth is a blunder Manhood a struggle, Old Age a regret."
"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."
"Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is not beauty."
"I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best."
"As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information."