Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is...
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
The traveller has reached the end of the journey!
But what is liberty without wisdom, and without virtue? It is the greatest of all...
Never despair, but if you do, work in despair
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views....
Facts are to the mind what food is to the body.
Law and arbitrary power are at eternal enmity
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Public calamity is a mighty leveler
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
Beauty is the promise of happiness.
Happy is he who can give himself up.
Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.