Tag Archives: Thomas Carlyle

Dealing With Controversy

A wise man has well reminded us that in any controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for truth, and have begun striving for ourselves. ~ Thomas Carlyle

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Ivy and the Wall

True friends, like ivy and the wall Both stand together, and together fall. ~Thomas Carlyle

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Good Men

“The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.” –Thomas Carlyle

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