Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Law And Lawyers Quotes
Good order is the foundation of all good things
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one,...
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
The most important of all revolutions, a revolution in sentiments, manners and moral opinions.
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Kindness is more important than wisdom,and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom
Much of the wisdom of one age, is the folly of the next