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

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: wisdom
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: truth sin and repentance
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: wisdom
The best way to become acquainted with a subject is to write a book about it.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: books
The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but to reveal to him his own.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: charity
The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: wisdom
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: humor sin and repentance government
What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expected generally happens.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: humor wisdom
When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: justice and law sin and repentance
How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: lashon harah / gossip
To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: knowledge
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 DisraeliTopics: humor education
Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forgo an advantage.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: business and money
O Music! miraculous art! A blast of thy trumpet, and millions rush forward to die; a peal of thy organ, and uncounted nations sink down to pray.

  - Benjamin DisraeliTopics: prayer music
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