Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
You can never plan the future by the past.
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
Well is it known that ambition can creep as well as soar.
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
To innovate is not to reform.
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
Poetry, with all its obscurity, has a more general as well as a more powerful...
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...