And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn and bite the hand that fed them.
Quote by Edmund Burke
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
The effect of liberty to individuals is that they may do what they please: we...
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in...
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
This is the book I never read ~~ These are the words I never said...
This world was never meant for one as beautiful as you