Frugality is founded on the principal that all riches have limits.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.
Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of...
If the people are happy, united, wealthy, and powerful, we presume the rest. We conclude...
Education is the cheap defense of nations.
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
There is a courageous wisdom; there is also a false, reptile prudence, the result not...
I know of nothing sublime which is not some modification of power.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will...
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
Education is the cheap defense of nations
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
Custom reconciles us to everything.
I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations...
Patience will achieve more than force.
Mere parsimony is not economy. Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in...