Benjamin Disraeli

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Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, KG, PC, FRS (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881) was a British politician and writer, who twice served as Prime Minister. He played a central role in the creation of the modern Conservative Party, defining its policies and its broad outreach. Disraeli is remembered for his influential voice in world affairs, his political battles with the Liberal Party leader William Ewart Gladstone, and his one-nation conservatism or "Tory democracy". He made the Conservatives the party most identified with the glory and power of the British Empire. He is the only British Prime Minister of Jewish birth. Disraeli was born in London. His father left Judaism after a dispute at his synagogue; young Benjamin became an Anglican at the age of 12. After several unsuccessful attempts, Disraeli entered the House of Commons in 1837. In 1846 the Prime Minister, Sir Robe... More

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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli A majority is always better than the best repartee.
Benjamin Disraeli #Change

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Change is inevitable. Change is constant.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
Benjamin Disraeli #Education

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli There is no education like adversity.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Upon the education of the people of this country the fate of this country depends.
Benjamin Disraeli #Experience

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the British nation in political life to their talking politics after dinner.
Benjamin Disraeli #Faith

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Duty cannot exist without faith.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli In a progressive country change is constant change is inevitable.
Benjamin Disraeli #Fear

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Fear makes us feel our humanity.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli A Conservative Government is an organized hypocrisy.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Man is only great when he acts from passion.
Benjamin Disraeli #Great #Knowledge

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli To be conscious that you are ignorant of the facts is a great step to knowledge.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Great countries are those that produce great people.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Almost everything that is great has been done by youth.
Benjamin Disraeli #Happiness

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Action may not always bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.
Benjamin Disraeli #Happiness #Health

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli The health of the people is really the foundation upon which all their happiness and all their powers as a state depend.
Benjamin Disraeli #History

Photo of Benjamin Disraeli The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world it is more, it is the history of earth and of heaven.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
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Photo of Benjamin Disraeli Assassination has never changed the history of the world.