70 Kata Bijak Dari Thomas Carlyle
Oh give us the man who sings at his work.
A man willing to work and unable to find work is perhaps the saddest sight that fortune's inequality exhibits under this sun.
Reform is not pleasant but grievous no person can reform themselves without suffering and hard work how much less a nation.
Every noble work is at first impossible.
I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle.
Nothing that was worthy in the past departs no truth or goodness realized by man ever dies or can die.
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?
In books lies the soul of the whole past time.
Silence is as deep as eternity speech a shallow as time.
What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books.
This world after all our science and sciences is still a miracle wonderful inscrutable magical and more to whosoever will think of it.
Science must have originated in the feeling that something was wrong.
Wonder is the basis of worship.
Wondrous is the strength of cheerfulness and its power of endurance - the cheerful man will do more in the same time will do it better will preserve it longer than the sad or sullen.
The eye sees what it brings the power to see.
Endurance is patience concentrated.
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and rings the whole day through and you make of it a dance a dirge or a life march as you will.
That's why I wrote this book: to show how these people can imbue us with hope. I read somewhere that when a person takes part in community action his health improves. Something happens to him or to her biologically. It's like a tonic.