Good order is the foundation of all things.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
The effect of liberty to individuals is that they may do what they please: we...
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument...
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
What ever disunites man from God, also disunites man from man.
I am convinced that we have a degree of delight, and that no small one,...
To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is...
Well is it known that ambition can creep as well as soar.
The people never give up their liberties but under some delusion.
But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophisters, economists, and calculators has succeeded;...
It is undoubtedly the business of ministers very much to consult the inclinations of the...
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
The person who grieves suffers his passion to grow upon him; he indulges it, he...
In a democracy, the majority of the citizens is capable of exercising the most cruel...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
The journey is the reward.
If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us...
It is better to travel alone than with a bad companion