But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators, has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished for ever.
Quote by Edmund Burke
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
Good order is the foundation of all good things
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
It has all the contortions of the sibyl without the inspiration
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded;...
I refuse to endure months of expensive humiliation only to be told that at the...
Every Age has its own peculiar faith. Any attempt to translate into facts the mission...
This is the curse of our age, that even the strangest aberrations are no cure...