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.

Those authors who appear sometimes to forget they are writers, and remember they are men, will be our favorites. Benjamin Disraeli
Never complain and never explain. Benjamin Disraeli
It destroys one's nerves to be amiable everyday to the same human being. Benjamin Disraeli
All of us encounter, at least once in our life, some individual who utters words that make us think forever. There are men whose phrases are oracles; who can condense in one sentence the secrets of life; who blurt out an aphorism that forms a character, or illustrates an existence. Benjamin Disraeli
Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes. Benjamin Disraeli
Silence often expresses 'more powerfully than speech the verdict and judgment of society. 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
Free trade is not a principle, it is an expedient. Benjamin Disraeli
Little things affect little minds.  Benjamin Disraeli
The unfortunate are always egotistical. Benjamin Disraeli
Ah, Ireland... That damnable, delightful country, where everything that is right is the opposite of what it ought to be. Benjamin Disraeli
Little things affect little minds. Benjamin Disraeli
Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time. Benjamin Disraeli
Little things affect little minds. Benjamin Disraeli
Destiny is our will, and our will is nature. Benjamin Disraeli
London owes everything to its press: it owes as much to its press as it does to its being the seat of government and the law. Benjamin Disraeli
London is a modern Babylon. Benjamin Disraeli
London; a nation, not a city. Benjamin Disraeli
London is a roost for every bird Benjamin Disraeli
We live in age of prudence. The leaders of the people now generally follow. Benjamin Disraeli
The profound thinker always suspects that he is superficial. Benjamin Disraeli
You must not contrast too strongly the hours of courtship with the years of possession. Benjamin Disraeli
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. Benjamin Disraeli
Let the fear of a danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger. Benjamin Disraeli
Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forgo an advantage. Benjamin Disraeli
Let the fear of a danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger. Benjamin Disraeli
A practical man is a man who practices the errors of his forefathers. Benjamin Disraeli
No man is regular in his attendance at the House of Commons until he is married. Benjamin Disraeli
Be amusing: never tell unkind stories; above all, never tell long ones. Benjamin Disraeli
There are amusing people who do not interest, and interesting people who do not amuse. Benjamin Disraeli