Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Good order is the foundation of all good things
The moment that government appears at market, the principles of the market will be subverted.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Passion for fame: A passion which is the instinct of all great souls.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded;...
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles,...
All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is...
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
To innovate is not to reform.
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.