Benjamin Disraeli Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Benjamin Disraeli quotes, Benjamin Disraeli sayings, and Benjamin Disraeli proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke. Benjamin Disraeli
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember and remember more than I have seen. Benjamin Disraeli
Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning. Benjamin Disraeli
Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure. Benjamin Disraeli
Protection is not a principle, but an expedient. Benjamin Disraeli
Change is inevitable. Change is constant. Benjamin Disraeli
The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend. Benjamin Disraeli
Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius. Benjamin Disraeli
The disappointment of manhood succeeds the delusion of youth. Benjamin Disraeli
When a man fell into his anecdotage it was a sign for him to retire from the world. Benjamin Disraeli
War is never a solution; it is an aggravation. Benjamin Disraeli
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own. Benjamin Disraeli
Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to console undistinguished people for their want of fortune and their lack of merit. Benjamin Disraeli
Moderation is the center wherein all philosophies, both human and divine, meet. Benjamin Disraeli
There is moderation even in excess. Benjamin Disraeli
Cleanliness and order are not matters of instinct; they are matters of education, and like most great things, you must cultivate a taste for them. Benjamin Disraeli
Debt is a prolific mother of folly and of crime. Benjamin Disraeli
The unfortunate are always egotistical. Benjamin Disraeli
Plagiarists, at least, have the merit of preservation. Benjamin Disraeli
Protection is not a principle but an expedient. Benjamin Disraeli
News is that which comes from the North, East, West and South, and if it comes from only one point on the compass, then it is a class ; publication and not news. Benjamin Disraeli
Apologies only account for that which they do not alter. Benjamin Disraeli
A parsimony of words prodigal of sense. Benjamin Disraeli
Man is made to adore and to obey: but if you will not command him, if you give him nothing to worship, he will fashion his own divinities, and find a chieftain in his own passions. Benjamin Disraeli
Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are free agents, and man is more powerful than matter. Benjamin Disraeli
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power. Benjamin Disraeli
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right to go croaking about society, or what is worse, looking as if he stifled grief. Benjamin Disraeli
Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him. Benjamin Disraeli
Judaism is not complete without Christianity and without Judaism, Christianity would not exist. Benjamin Disraeli
Almost everything that is great has been done by youth. Benjamin Disraeli