Dangers by being despised grow great
Quote by Edmund Burke
Tyrants seldom want pretexts.
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
One that confounds good and evil is an enemy to good.
It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere.
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
It has all the contortions of the sibyl without the inspiration
Patience will achieve more than force.
When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents,...
In all forms of government the people is the true legislator.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
Good order is the foundation of all good things
Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.
The art of giving orders is not to try to rectify the minor blunders and...