"Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few and that, too, at the expense of social pleasure, health, conscience, life."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Benjamin Disraeli on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Benjamin Disraeli on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Benjamin Disraeli on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Benjamin Disraeli on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Benjamin Disraeli on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."
"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."
"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."