Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of...
I have in general no very exalted opinion of the virtue of paper government.
Manners are of more importance than laws... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or...
Men are qualified for civil liberties in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral...
Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
Education is the cheap defense of nations
To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is...
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.