Good order is the foundation of all good things
Quote by Edmund Burke
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
Circumstances give in reality to every political principle its distinguishing color and discriminating effect. The...
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.
Free trade is not based on utility but on justice.
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little...
There never was a bad man that had ability for good service.
To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is...
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
Society can overlook murder, adultery or swindling; it never forgives preaching of a new gospel.
Society is composed of two great classes: those who have more dinners than appetite, and...
Men are not the enemy, but the fellow victims. The real enemy is women's denigration...