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
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
Anarchism, really stands for the liberation of the human mind from the dominion of religion;...
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Custom reconciles us to everything.
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national...
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed
Liberty, as it is conceived by current opinion, has nothing inherent about it; it is...
If liberty has any meaning it means freedom to improve