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
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded;...
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument...
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation.
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice...
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.