Benjamin Disraeli

Benjamin Disraeli Quotes and Sayings

Benjamin Disraeli British politician (1804 - 1881)

One of the hardest things in this world is to admit you are wrong. And nothing is more helpful in resolving a situation than its frank admission. ~Benjamin Disraeli

It is easier to be critical than correct. ~Benjamin Disraeli

How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct. ~Benjamin Disraeli

Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth. ~Benjamin Disraeli

Great services are not canceled by one act or by one single error. ~Benjamin Disraeli

The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but to reveal to him his own. ~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

I am a Conservative to preserve all that is good in our constitution, a Radical to remove all that is bad. I seek to preserve property and to respect order, and I equally decry the appeal to the passions of the many or the prejudices of the few. ~Benjamin Disraeli

There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics. ~Benjamin Disraeli

Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes. ~Benjamin Disraeli

To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge. ~Benjamin Disraeli