He that struggles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
The tyranny of a multitude is a multiplied tyranny.
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
It is not what a lawyer tells me I may do; but what humanity, reason,...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
Custom reconciles us to everything.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
Anarchism, really stands for the liberation of the human mind from the dominion of religion;...
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Education is the cheap defense of nations
The writers against religion, while they oppose every system, are wisely careful never to set...
To make us love our country, our country ought to be lovely.
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or...
A generation which ignores history has no past and no future.
Lessons taught but never learned, all around us anger burns. Guide the future by the...