Thomas Carlyle’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 4, 1795

Death Date

Feb 5, 1881

Age of Death

85 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Feb 5, 1881

Profession

Philosopher

The philosopher Thomas Carlyle died at the age of 85. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Remembered for his satirical and historical publications, this nineteenth-century, Scottish-born author penned such famous works as On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and The Heroic in History; Sartor Resartus; and The French Revolution: A History.

In the mid-1820s, he married fellow writer and scholar Jane Welsh. The unhappy union lasted until Welsh’s death in 1866.

Quotes

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Adversity is the diamond dust Heaven polishes its jewels with.

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There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.

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Youth is to all the glad season of life; but often only by what it hopes, not by what it attains, or what it escapes.

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A man’s felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in the inward and unseen perfections and riches of the mind.

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What you see, but can’t see over is as good as infinite.