Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Quote by Edmund Burke
You can never plan the future by the past.
Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in...
Reading without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to...
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays, instead...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.