I venture to say no war can be long carried on against the will of the people.
Quote by Edmund Burke
Edmund Burke Quotes
Kings will be tyrants from policy, when subjects are rebels from principle.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are...
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national...
Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it.
If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue.
Never despair; but if you do, work on in despair
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only...
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free; if our wealth commands...
All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do...
There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the...
Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond...
Politics and the pulpit are terms that have little agreement.
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...
The true danger is when liberty is nibbled away, for expedience, and by parts.
Patience will achieve more than force.
All power is a compound of time and patience
Patience is the art of hoping.