Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows, and of lending existence to nothing.
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
The effect of liberty to individuals is that they may do what they please: we...
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Manners are of more importance than laws... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are...
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...