"Clever men are good, but they are not the best."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Thomas Carlyle on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Thomas Carlyle on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Thomas Carlyle on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Thomas Carlyle on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Thomas Carlyle on Abraham Lincoln
"Old age is not a matter for sorrow. It is matter for thanks if we have left our work done behind us."
"It were a real increase of human happiness, could all young men from the age of nineteen be covered under barrels, or rendered otherwise invisible and there left to follow their lawful studies and callings, till they emerged, sadder and wiser, at the age of twenty-five."
"None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone."
"Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone."
"Work alone is noble."