Good order is the foundation of all good things
Quote by Edmund Burke
He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
The writers against religion, while they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
Patience will achieve more than force.
Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add...
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
The arrogance of age must submit to be taught by youth.
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that, for any practical...
The work of internal government has become the task of controlling the thousands of fifth-rate...
You can't give the government the power to do good without also giving it the...