But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is extinguished forever.
Quote by Edmund Burke
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation.
Among a people generally corrupt liberty cannot long exist.
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
In all forms of government the people is the true legislator.
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
Individual commitment to a group effort -- that is what makes a team work, a...
If you wouldn't make her a wife, don't make her a mother.
I'd rather entrust the government of the United States to the first 400 people listed...