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Thomas Carlyle's Profile

Brief about Thomas Carlyle: By info that we know Thomas Carlyle was born at 1970-01-01. And also Thomas Carlyle is Scottish Philosopher.

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War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle.

Tags: Battle, Fight, War

The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.

Tags: Business, Good, Work

Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand.

Tags: Business, Hand, Lies

A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a devout manner.

Tags: Cannot, Shoes, Unless

The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion.

Tags: Great, Gun, Religion

The first duty of man is to conquer fear; he must get rid of it, he cannot act till then.

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Conviction is worthless unless it is converted into conduct.

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If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always give her the benefit of the doubt.

Tags: Doubt, Girl, Give

Old age is not a matter for sorrow. It is matter for thanks if we have left our work done behind us.

Tags: Age, Thankful, Work

It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics.

Tags: Happy, Hope, Politics

Clever men are good, but they are not the best.

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Culture is the process by which a person becomes all that they were created capable of being.

Tags: Capable, Culture, Process

If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.

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Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you are.

Tags: Honor, Show

A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.

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Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at length the season of summer does come.

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Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure there is one less rascal in the world.

Tags: Honest, May, Yourself

No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men.

Tags: Great, History, Men

No person is important enough to make me angry.

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None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.

Tags: Alone, Excellent, Him