Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Quote by Edmund Burke
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Well is it known that ambition can creep as well as soar.
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors
Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add...
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one,...
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
Tyrants seldom want pretexts.
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Politeness is the most acceptable hypocrisy
You can only be called a hypocrite if you judge others first.