All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for enough good men to do nothing.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of...
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
Patience will achieve more than force.