I know that many have been taught to think that moderation, in a case like this, is a sort of treason
Quote by Edmund Burke
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference.
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
Next to love, sympathy is the divinest passion of the human heart
A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard...
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to...
If any ask me what a free government is, I answer, that for any practical...
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Nothing is so fatal to religion as indifference, which is, at least, half infidelity
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
Those who have been once intoxicated with power, and have derived any kind of emolument...
Well is it known that ambition can creep as well as soar.
What is it we all seek for in an election? To answer its real purposes,...
In all forms of government the people is the true legislator.
And having looked to Government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn...
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is...
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
A State without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.
Liberty must be limited in order to be possessed.