I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of the people.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Beauty in distress is much the most affecting beauty.
The greatest crimes do not arise from a want of feeling for others but from...
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law...
Good order is the foundation of all things.
The march of the human mind is slow.
Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
Under the pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at...
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is that good men do nothing
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
All that's necessary for the forces of evil to win in the world is for...
That the greatest security of the people, against the encroachments and usurpations of their superiors,...
Toleration is good for all, or it is good for none.
Religious persecution may shield itself under the guise of a mistaken and over-zealous piety.
Falsehood is a perennial spring.
Bad laws are the worst sort of tyranny.
Slavery is a weed that grows on every soil.
Nobody makes a greater mistake than he who does nothing because he could only do...
The big mistake that men make is that when they turn thirteen or fourteen and...
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.