A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
He had no failings which were not owing to a noble cause; to an ardent,...
Good order is the foundation of all things.
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded;...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything...
If in barbed wire things can bloom, why couldn't I? I will not die, I...
Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.