Facts are to the mind what food is to the body
Quote by Edmund Burke
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
The greater the power, the more dangerous the abuse.
The religion most prevalent in our northern colonies is a refinement on the principles of...
He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.
It is in the interest of the commercial world that wealth should be found everywhere
Circumstances give in reality to every political principle its distinguishing color and discriminating effect. The...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
The march of the human mind is slow
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
The writers against religion, while they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set...
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.
Happiness serves hardly any other purpose than to make unhappiness possible.