Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Custom reconciles us to everything.
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in...
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
I wish the government would put a tax on pianos for the incompetent.
Knavery and flattery are blood relations.