"Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge."Thomas Carlyle on Albert Einstein
"I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities."Thomas Carlyle on Dr. Seuss
"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions."Thomas Carlyle on Albert Einstein
"I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty."Thomas Carlyle on Albert Einstein
"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?"Thomas Carlyle on Sun Tzu
"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."