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 Thomas Carlyle - “For all right judgment of any man or thing it is useful, nay, essential, to see his good qualities before pronouncing on his bad”
 Thomas Carlyle - “A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there can be no true joy”
 Thomas Carlyle - “It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see”
 Thomas Carlyle - “History is the essence of innumerable biographies”
 Thomas Carlyle - “Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you are, for it shows me what your ideal of manhood is and what kind of man you long to be”
 Thomas Carlyle - “A judicious man uses statistics, not to get knowledge, but to save himself from having ignorance foisted upon him”
 Thomas Carlyle - “That monstrous tuberosity of civilized life, the capital of England.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “In a symbol there is concealment and yet revelation here therefore, by silence and by speech acting together, comes a double significance. In the symbol proper, what we can call a symbol, there is ever, more or less distinctly and directly, some embodiment and revelation of the Infinite the Infinite is made to blend itself with the Finite, to stand visible, and as it were, attainable there. By symbols, accordingly, is man guided and commanded, made happy, made wretched.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “It were a real increase of human happiness, could all young men from the age of nineteen be covered under barrels, or rendered otherwise invisible and there left to follow their lawful studies and callings, till they emerged, sadder and wiser, at the age of twenty-five.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “Be not a slave of words.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there can be no true joy.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “Woe to him that claims obedience when it is not due woe to him that refuses it when it is.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “Happy the people whose annals are vacant.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “Men do less than they ought, unless they do all that they can.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “History, a distillation of rumour.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “It is the heart always that sees, before the head can see.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “Genius is an infinite capacity for taking pains.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “I don't like to talk much with people who always agree with me. It is amusing to coquette with an echo for a little while, but one soon tires of it.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness than disbelief in great men.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you are.”
 Thomas Carlyle - “Little other than a red tape Talking-machine, and unhappy Bag of Parliamentary Eloquence.”

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